Occupational Therapy Schools
In Birmingham, Alabama

There is only one occupational therapy school in Birmingham for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in occupational therapy in the city of Birmingham, which encompasses occupational therapy training at the occupational therapy masters degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Birmingham Vs. Alabama Occupational Therapy Employment

Birmingham 70
Alabama 1,410

Exactly 70 of the 1,410 occupational therapy professionals employed in Alabama, work in Birmingham. The number of occupational therapy professionals in Birmingham has grown by 40% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of occupational therapy professionals in Birmingham has increased, overall employment in Birmingham has decreased.

Birmingham Vs. Alabama Occupational Therapy employment growth

1,050 1,100 1,450 1,460 1,410
50 40 70 No data 70
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Alabama
  • Dark Yellow: Birmingham

Occupational Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Birmingham

$44,070 $52,300 $55,590 No data $64,550
$28,360 $29,260 $30,440 No data $32,490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Occupational Therapy in Birmingham
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Birmingham

Salaries for occupational therapy professionals in Birmingham have increased. Birmingham occupational therapy professionals made $64,550 per year, on average, in 2010. Occupational therapy professionals in Birmingham made a yearly average salary of $44,070, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of occupational therapy professionals in Birmingham is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Occupational therapy professionals in Birmingham

10th percentile
$37,400
25th percentile
$48,350
50th percentile
$62,670
75th percentile
$81,760
90th percentile
$92,860

Birmingham occupational therapy professionals earn a median yearly salary of $62,670. The difference in pay between the occupational therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 148%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $37,400 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $92,860 per year.

Average Salaries for Occupational therapy professionals and related professions in Birmingham

School Psychology
$50,550
Psychology
$50,550
Clinical Psychology
$50,550
Forensic Psychology
$50,550
Sports Psychology
$50,550
Occupational Therapy
$64,550

Birmingham occupational therapy professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Occupational Therapy schools in Birmingham

1

There is only one accredited occupational therapy school in the city. Many of Birmingham's occupational therapy professionals are graduates of this school.

Occupational Therapy Programs Offered In Birmingham

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in occupational therapy offered by Birmingham's occupational therapy school.

Student Completed Occupational Therapy Degrees In Birmingham

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
39
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total39

Approximately 39 students completed occupational therapy courses in 2010.

Occupational Therapy Faculty Salaries in Birmingham, Alabama

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