Occupational Therapy Schools
In Chapel Hill, North Carolina

The city of Chapel Hill has only one school where occupational therapy faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of occupational therapy and occupational therapy education in Chapel Hill, which includes occupational therapy training at the following levels:


Statistics

Professional Trends

Chapel Hill Vs. North Carolina Occupational Therapy Employment

Chapel Hill 310
North Carolina 3,650

Of the 3,650 occupational therapy professionals employed in North Carolina, 310 work in Chapel Hill. Between 2006 and 2010, in Chapel Hill, there has been a 6% decline in the number of occupational therapy professionals. Overall employment in Chapel Hill has increased.

Chapel Hill Vs. North Carolina Occupational Therapy employment growth

3,020 3,320 3,690 3,810 3,650
330 400 390 370 310
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Chapel Hill

Occupational Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Chapel Hill

$50,300 $53,465 $57,535 $57,660 $59,565
$45,170 $46,540 $48,830 $50,480 $53,220
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Occupational Therapy in Chapel Hill
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Chapel Hill

Salaries for occupational therapy professionals in Chapel Hill have increased. In 2010 occupational therapy professionals in Chapel Hill reportedly earned an average salary of $59,565 per year. The average salary for occupational therapy professionals in Chapel Hill was $50,300 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of occupational therapy professionals in Chapel Hill is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Occupational therapy professionals in Chapel Hill

10th percentile
$46,000
25th percentile
$51,800
50th percentile
$59,560
75th percentile
$67,400
90th percentile
$75,455

Chapel Hill occupational therapy professionals earn a median yearly salary of $59,560. The 10% of occupational therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $46,000 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $75,455 per year.

Average Salaries for Occupational therapy professionals and related professions in Chapel Hill

Clinical Psychology
$59,420
Occupational Therapy
$59,565
Sports Psychology
$68,020
School Psychology
$68,020
Psychology
$68,020
Forensic Psychology
$68,020
Sociology
$99,735

On average occupational therapy professional salaries in Chapel Hill are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Occupational Therapy schools in Chapel Hill

1

Many of Chapel Hill's occupational therapy professionals are graduates of the only accredited occupational therapy school in the city.

Occupational Therapy Programs Offered In Chapel Hill

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Occupational Therapy Degrees In Chapel Hill

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
19
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total19

Approximately 19 students graduated from occupational therapy courses in 2010.

Occupational Therapy Faculty Salaries in Chapel Hill, North Carolina

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