Occupational Therapists

Occupational therapists (OTs) select and direct therapeutic activities designed to develop or restore maximum function to individuals with disabilities. There are approximately 104,500 occupational therapists employed in the United States.


Quick Facts
Alternate Title(s) None
Salary Range $25,000 to $100,000
Work Environment Primarily Indoors
Education and Training
  • Master's Degree
Related School Subjects
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Health
Skills
  • Coaching/Physical Training
  • Interpersonal
  • Scientific
Personality Traits
  • Helpful
  • Problem-Solving
  • Technical
Licensure/Certification Required