Occupational Therapy Schools
In Wichita, Kansas

The city of Wichita 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 Wichita, and the future trends. Academia in occupational therapy includes occupational therapy training at the occupational therapy associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Wichita Vs. Kansas Occupational Therapy Employment

Wichita 230
Kansas 1,200

Exactly 230 of the 1,200 occupational therapy professionals employed in Kansas, work in Wichita. The number of occupational therapy professionals in Wichita has grown by 44% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for occupational therapy professionals in Wichita has increased, overall employment in Wichita has also increased.

Wichita Vs. Kansas Occupational Therapy employment growth

1,220 1,320 1,260 1,380 1,200
160 220 240 330 230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kansas
  • Dark Yellow: Wichita

Occupational Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Wichita

$59,330 $51,495 $54,400 $60,490 $66,290
$35,760 $36,710 $38,350 $39,110 $39,560
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Occupational Therapy in Wichita
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Wichita

Salaries for occupational therapy professionals in Wichita have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $66,290 per year was earned by occupational therapy professionals in Wichita. Four years earlier in 2006, occupational therapy professionals in Wichita made an average salary of $59,330 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Wichita.

Salary percentiles for Occupational therapy professionals in Wichita

10th percentile
$50,165
25th percentile
$59,370
50th percentile
$67,080
75th percentile
$74,980
90th percentile
$82,460

Wichita occupational therapy professionals earn a median yearly salary of $67,080. The difference in pay between the occupational therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 64%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $50,165 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $82,460 per year.

Average Salaries for Occupational therapy professionals and related professions in Wichita

Clinical Psychology
$44,300
School Psychology
$54,990
Sports Psychology
$54,990
Psychology
$54,990
Forensic Psychology
$54,990
Sociology
$58,110
Occupational Therapy
$66,290

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

Educational Trends

Occupational Therapy schools in Wichita

1

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

Occupational Therapy Programs Offered In Wichita

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Occupational Therapy Degrees In Wichita

associate
18
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total18

In 2010 approximately 18 students graduated from occupational therapy courses.

Occupational Therapy Faculty Salaries in Wichita, Kansas

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