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Occupational Therapists

Instruct patients on practices and equipment that can make daily living and working easier.

Quick Facts

Wages:

Well above the statewide median
$36.08 / hour    Read more about wages

Outlook:

Well above statewide average
Growth rate:  11%    Read more about outlook

Education:

Graduate degree (any type) is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Prepare reports summarizing patient diagnostic or care activities.
  • Record patient medical histories.
  • Collaborate with healthcare professionals to plan or provide treatment.
  • Conduct research to increase knowledge about medical issues.
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