Occupational Therapy Schools
In Shreveport, Louisiana

The city of Shreveport has only one school where occupational therapy faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the occupational therapy academic community in Shreveport, and the future trends. Academia in occupational therapy includes occupational therapy training at the occupational therapy masters degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Shreveport Vs. Louisiana Occupational Therapy Employment

Shreveport 120
Louisiana 1,650

Exactly 120 of the 1,650 occupational therapy professionals employed in Louisiana, work in Shreveport. There has been a 25% decline in the number of occupational therapy professionals in Shreveport between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for occupational therapy professionals in Shreveport has decreased, overall employment in Shreveport has increased.

Shreveport Vs. Louisiana Occupational Therapy employment growth

1,600 1,650 1,580 1,560 1,650
160 270 210 160 120
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Louisiana
  • Dark Yellow: Shreveport

Occupational Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Shreveport

$70,010 $50,290 $72,890 $67,940 $70,680
$31,900 $32,940 $34,390 $35,020 $36,640
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Occupational Therapy in Shreveport
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Shreveport

In Shreveport, salaries for occupational therapy professionals have increased. In 2010 Shreveport occupational therapy professionals earned an average yearly salary of $70,680. Four years earlier in 2006, occupational therapy professionals in Shreveport made an average salary of $70,010 per year. The growth in the salary of occupational therapy professionals in Shreveport is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Occupational therapy professionals in Shreveport

10th percentile
$48,870
25th percentile
$60,990
50th percentile
$71,750
75th percentile
$83,740
90th percentile
$94,270

Occupational therapy professionals make a median salary of $71,750 per year in Shreveport. The difference in pay between the occupational therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 93%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $48,870 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $94,270 per year.

Average Salaries for Occupational therapy professionals and related professions in Shreveport

Clinical Psychology
$39,030
Occupational Therapy
$70,680

Occupational therapy professional salaries in Shreveport are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Occupational Therapy schools in Shreveport

1

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

Occupational Therapy Programs Offered In Shreveport

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Shreveport's occupational therapy school offers one occupational therapy degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Occupational Therapy Degrees In Shreveport

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
12
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total12

In 2010 approximately 12 students completed occupational therapy courses.

Occupational Therapy Faculty Salaries in Shreveport, Louisiana

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