Learn about the types of people who become occupational therapists. This page goes into detail about the ethnic and gender ratio of the workplace.
Ethnic Mix, 2019
The largest ethnic group of occupational therapists are White, making up 63% of the population. The next highest segments are East Asian and Black or African American, making up 9% and 9% respectively.
Employment Type Mix, 2019
Get access to our full career encyclopedia
Get the full picture of what it's like to be an occupational therapist. Learn more about their work environment, how happy they are on the job, and their unique personality with CareerExplorer Premium.