Occupational Therapy Schools In New Hampshire

Occupational Therapy classes faculty can choose to work at one of 2 accredited occupational therapy schools in New Hampshire. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in occupational therapy in the state of New Hampshire, which encompasses occupational therapy training at the following levels:


Schools

  1. University of New Hampshire-Main Campus

    105 Main St., Thompson Hall, Durham, New Hampshire 03824-3547

    101 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. River Valley Community College

    One College Drive, Claremont, New Hampshire 03743-9707

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

New Hampshire Vs. National Occupational Therapy Employment

New Hampshire 980
National 135,200

Of all of the occupational therapy professionals that work in the US, approximately 1% work in New Hampshire state.

Employment Growth for Occupational therapy professionals In New Hampshire

780 910 820 940 980
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In New Hampshire, occupational therapy is a growing field. In New Hampshire, 200 more occupational therapy professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in New Hampshire, this field has grown by 26% in four years. This growth is faster than the national trend for occupational therapy professionals which shows a 13% increase in the number of occupational therapy professionals working around the nation.

Occupational Therapy VS. All Professions salaries in New Hampshire

$44,775 $41,740 $51,510 $45,753 $47,043
$44,114 $44,490 $46,685 $47,881 $50,182
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Occupational Therapy
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of occupational therapy professionals is growing, the salaries paid to occupational therapy professionals are increasing in New Hampshire. Occupational therapy professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $44,775 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $47,043 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Occupational therapy professionals in New Hampshire

10th percentile
$33,430
25th percentile
$39,147
50th percentile
$47,720
75th percentile
$54,370
90th percentile
$61,580

Thus, occupational therapy professionals' salaries grew by 5% in 4 years. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. There is a 84% pay differential between the highest paid occupational therapy professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of occupational therapy in New Hampshire.

Average Salaries for Occupational therapy professionals and related professions in New Hampshire

Clinical Psychology
$59,472
Forensic Psychology
$80,280
Occupational Therapy
$47,043
Psychology
$80,280
School Psychology
$62,850
Sociology
$75,380
Sports Psychology
$62,850

Occupational therapy professionals in New Hampshire earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Occupational Therapy programs available for each degree type for all schools in New Hampshire

associate
1
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total4

The number of students graduating from the 2 accredited occupational therapy schools in New Hampshire is decreasing. In New Hampshire, there were 130 graduates in 2006. And there were 130 graduates from occupational therapy courses in 2010.

There was a decrease in the number of occupational therapy school degree or certificate graduates in New Hampshire by 0%. Most of these graduates, or 25%, earned an associate's degree in occupational therapy.

Occupational Therapy Faculty Salaries in New Hampshire

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We are now in the process of collecting data for the number of occupational therapy faculty in New Hampshire, growth in the field of occupational therapy academia and occupational therapy faculty salaries in New Hampshire. If you are involved in teaching occupational therapy courses to students at the certificate in occupational therapy, associates degree in occupational therapy, bachelors degree in occupational therapy, and masters degree in occupational therapy levels, please anonymously submit your information in the field below. By doing so, you will be helping us build a valuable database resource for the benefit of current and future occupational therapy faculty in New Hampshire. Once you submit your information, you will get a chance to see an overview of what we have learned thus far from you and your peers.

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