Pre-Occupational Therapy – Careers

What Can I Do With A Pre-Occupational Therapy Degree?

All states require occupational therapists to be licensed or registered typically have earned a master’s degree. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the 2012 median annual wage for occupational therapists was $75,400, depending on the setting, with the top 10 percent earning more than $107,000. The need for occupational therapists is expected to increase as the large baby-boom generation ages. Employment for OTs is expected to rise 29 percent, much faster than all other occupations.

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