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Louisiana Occupational Therapist Salaries

What Occupational Therapists earn in Louisiana

According to the 2008 Bureau of Labor Statistics Survey, there were 1300 Occupational Therapists employed in the state of Louisiana. The average salary was $70,990 yearly and $34.13 per hour (BLS).  Indeed.com estimates the average salary of occupational therapists in Louisiana at $82,000


Here are the average salary estimates from Indeed.com of major cities in Louisiana:

Alexandria, Louisiana occupational therapist salary: $82,000
Baton Rouge, Louisiana occupational therapist salary: $84,000
Lafayette, Louisiana occupational therapist salary: $82,000
Lake Charles, Louisiana occupational therapist salary: $81,000
Shreveport, Louisiana occupational therapist salary: $82,000
New Orleans, Louisiana occupational therapist salary: $81,000

Louisiana’s Occupational Therapist Professional Organizations

The Louisiana Occupational Therapy Association is the professional organization for occupational therapists in Louisiana. Occupational therapists and students will find comfort in the fact that LOTA is there to educate, market and advocate to legislators the practice. Like most professional organizations, members can expect access to continuing education resources and opportunities to connect with other occupational therapists in the field. 

Louisiana Occupational Therapy Association contact information:

P.O. Box 14806
Baton Rouge, LA 70898
phone: 225-291-4014
http://www.lota.org

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