Occupational therapist assistant earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Occupational therapist assistant salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Texas $72,930
New Jersey $70,460
Nevada $70,090
California $70,190
Illinois $58,982
Virginia $68,820
Connecticut $64,500
Georgia $67,570
South Carolina $63,510
Washington $62,690
Maryland $65,310
North Carolina $64,890
Rhode Island $61,640
Oregon $61,600
Massachusetts $61,240
Florida $61,870
New York $60,050
Oklahoma $60,310
Louisiana $61,180
Vermont $58,790
Tennessee $60,550
Ohio $59,070
Delaware $59,470
Arizona $63,310
West Virginia $59,830
Kansas $57,860
Alabama $58,860
Arkansas $59,390
Hawaii $58,550
Pennsylvania $56,377
Nebraska $56,520
New Mexico $58,010
Indiana $54,605
Missouri $56,760
Colorado $56,440
Mississippi $57,570
Utah $57,730
District of Columbia $58,090
New Hampshire $56,510
Idaho $58,000
Iowa $54,500
Kentucky $54,360
Michigan $53,330
Wyoming $53,370
Maine $49,030
Minnesota $50,740
North Dakota $47,550
South Dakota $38,990
Wisconsin $36,520
Puerto Rico $21,950

How do occupational therapist assistant salaries compare to similar careers?

Occupational therapist assistants earn 6% less than similar careers in the United States. On average, they make less than acute care nurse practitioners but more than healthcare social workers.

Career Median Salary
Acute care nurse practitioner salary $72K
Orthotist and prosthetist salary $69K
Diagnostic medical sonographer salary $73K
Registered nurse salary $70K
Magnetic resonance imaging technologist salary $72K
Occupational therapist assistant salary $60K
Physical therapist assistant salary $58K
Respiratory therapist salary $60K
Radiologic technologist salary $59K
Healthcare social worker salary $56K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)