Oregon Occupational Therapist Salaries
Salary for Occupational Therapists in Oregon
The average annual Oregon occupational therapist salary is relative to many other states and provides a better than average income. In Oregon, the mid-range for an Occupational therapist is in the $50,000 limit, however, the more experience you gain, the greater your salary. Some estimates are well into the $80,000 to $90,000 category.
Oregon offers any resident the choice of living in urban metropolitan areas with busy city life, or quiet rural living among dense forest and wide-open land. Also, with a long western coastline available, living along the ocean is more affordable than the neighboring state of California. Most of the cities in Oregon are quaint and rural. There are however bustling cities that present a wide variety of activity.
Portland, Oregon, is one of the largest cities in the US and is well known for its art and cultural scene. The dense population of Portland along with several other sizeable cities offers the Occupational Therapist many opportunities for employment.