Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Pediatric Occupational Therapist is $62,811
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Pediatric Occupational Therapists?
An entry-level Pediatric Occupational Therapist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $59,625 based on 174 salaries. An early career Pediatric Occupational Therapist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $62,267 …Read more
What Do Pediatric Occupational Therapists Do?
Pediatric occupational therapists' duties revolve around patient care, helping improve the physical, cognitive, and motor skills of pediatric patients. These responsibilities begin with the examination and evaluation of patients seeking care. This leads to the development of a treatment plan, in which options and rationale must be communicated with patients and their parents/guardians, and the provision of appropriate therapy services, All of this must be performed while keeping medical …Read more