The average hourly pay for an Occupational Therapy Aide is $12.40.
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Job Description for Occupational Therapy Aide
Occupational therapy aides usually work under the supervision of an occupational therapist or therapist’s assistant in order to help patients develop or regain the physical skills to maintain a good standard of living or enter or return to the work field. Many patients have physical problems which were caused by accidents or degeneration over time. Patients are usually evaluated by the occupational therapist or other staff member, including reviewing patients' medical histories and measuring t…Read more
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Pay by Experience Level for Occupational Therapy Aide
An entry-level Occupational Therapy Aide with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.77 based on 6 salaries. An early career Occupational Therapy Aide with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.33 based on 19 salaries. A mid-career Occupational Therapy Aide with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $11.00 based on 5 salaries.
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