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Occupational therapists (OTs) select and direct therapeutic activities designed to develop or restore maximum function to individuals with disabilities. There are approximately 114,660 occupational therapists employed in the United States.

Salary Range

$50,000 to $100,000+

Minimum Education Level

Master's Degree

Certification/License

Required

Outlook

Much Faster than the Average
Personality Traits

Helpful

Problem-Solving

Technical

Career Ladder
Chief Occupational Therapist

Senior Occupational Therapist

Occupational Therapist

Occupational Therapy Assistant/Aide

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