Occupational Therapy

Occupational therapy practitioners are skilled professionals whose education includes the study of human growth and development with specific emphasis on the physical, emotional, psychological, sociocultural, cognitive and environmental components of illness and injury.

Most registered occupational therapists practicing in the field today possess a Bachelor of Science degree in occupational therapy.


Occupational Therapists
Wage: $85,570
10 Year Growth Rate: 17.0%
Education Requirements:
Master's degree
Occupational Health and Safety Specialists
Wage: $74,870
10 Year Growth Rate: 7.0%
Education Requirements:

Occupational Therapist Assistants and Aides
Wage: $61,520
10 Year Growth Rate: 34.0%
Education Requirements: