Arizona Occupational Therapist Salaries
Salary for Occupational Therapists in Arizona
In 2008, the US Bureau of Labor Statistics estimated the annual average salary of Occupational Therapists in the state to be $57,670 or $27.73 an hour. Indeed.com currently estimates much more generously, putting the average yearly salary for Occupational Therapists in Arizona at $78,000. Occupational therapy salaries will vary based on experience and specialty within the field. Here is a listing of major cities and their Occupational Therapy salaries according to Indeed.com.
Mesa, Arizona Occupational Therapist Salary: $78,000
Prescott, Arizona Occupational Therapist Salary: $76,000
Phoenix, Arizona Occupational Therapist Salary: $78,000
Tucson, Arizona Occupational Therapist Salary: $77,000
Occupational Therapist Professional Organizations in Arizona
The Arizona Occupational Therapy Association is the resource for all things Occupational Therapy in Arizona. Take the time to peruse the website at arizota.org and you will find everything you need from employment opportunities, special interest sections, continuing education events and more.
The special interest groups provide additional support and education to independent practitioners in Hand Therapy, Gerontology, and Pediatrics. Independent practitioners are rarely “independent,” but instead rely on the expertise and support of other clinicians so clients receive up-to-date practices in evidence based care.
For more information contact AOTA at:
The Arizona Occupational Therapy Association
P.O. Box 5214
Peoria, AZ 85385