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
Nevada $78,750
Delaware $77,960
California $76,920
Texas $75,710
New Jersey $73,710
New Mexico $66,830
Arkansas $64,410
Georgia $64,010
North Carolina $63,810
Hawaii $63,150
New Hampshire $62,990
Massachusetts $62,910
Kentucky $62,730
Virginia $62,640
Alabama $62,510
Maryland $62,510
Connecticut $62,500
Utah $62,340
Rhode Island $62,330
Washington $62,300
Florida $62,140
Oklahoma $62,050
South Carolina $61,980
Oregon $61,870
Illinois $61,770
District of Columbia $61,750
Louisiana $61,700
New York $61,600
Ohio $61,390
Wyoming $61,280
Maine $60,960
Tennessee $60,960
Arizona $60,740
Kansas $60,510
Vermont $60,490
Mississippi $60,380
Colorado $60,360
Idaho $60,110
Montana $60,110
Missouri $59,780
West Virginia $59,600
Nebraska $58,800
Indiana $57,520
Iowa $57,310
Pennsylvania $56,430
Minnesota $54,520
Michigan $50,440
North Dakota $49,340
Wisconsin $49,340
South Dakota $47,910
Puerto Rico $21,950

How do occupational therapist assistant salaries compare to similar careers?

Occupational therapist assistants earn about the same as related careers in California. On average, they make less than respiratory therapists but more than licensed practical nurses.

Career Median Salary
Respiratory therapist salary $96K
Orthotist and prosthetist salary $88K
Healthcare social worker salary $80K
Cardiovascular technologist and technician salary $62K
Exercise physiologist salary $76K
Occupational therapist assistant salary $77K
Physical therapist assistant salary $77K
Health educator salary $61K
Surgical technologist salary $74K
Licensed practical nurse salary $62K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)