Occupational Therapy Schools In Wisconsin

There are 10 accredited occupational therapy schools in Wisconsin for faculty who teach occupational therapy classes to choose from. The trends in Wisconsin's occupational therapy academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in occupational therapy includes occupational therapy training at the following levels:


Schools

  1. Madison Area Technical College

    3550 Anderson St, Madison, Wisconsin 53704

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  2. Concordia University-Wisconsin

    12800 N Lake Shore Dr, Mequon, Wisconsin 53097-2402

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  3. Fox Valley Technical College

    1825 N Bluemound Dr, Appleton, Wisconsin 54912-2277

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  4. Milwaukee Area Technical College

    700 W State St, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53233-1443

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  5. Mount Mary College

    2900 N. Menomonee River Pky, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53222-4597

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  6. Western Technical College in La Crosse

    400 Seventh St. North, La Crosse, Wisconsin 54602-0908

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  7. Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College

    505 Pine Ridge Drive, Shell Lake, Wisconsin 54871-8727

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  8. University of Wisconsin-La Crosse

    1725 State St, La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601-9959

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  9. University of Wisconsin-Madison

    500 Lincoln Dr, Madison, Wisconsin 53706-1380

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  10. University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

    2200 E Kenwood Blvd, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201-0413

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Wisconsin Vs. National Occupational Therapy Employment

Wisconsin 3,520
National 135,200

Approximately 3% of the country's occupational therapy professionals work in Wisconsin state.

Employment Growth for Occupational therapy professionals In Wisconsin

3,440 3,350 3,470 3,600 3,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of occupational therapy professionals is growing in Wisconsin. 80 more occupational therapy professionals were working in Wisconsin in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of occupational therapy has grown by 2% in Wisconsin. This is slower than the trend for occupational therapy professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of occupational therapy professionals has grown by 13% between 2006 and 2010.

Occupational Therapy VS. All Professions salaries in Wisconsin

$38,590 $26,997 $44,637 $44,633 $46,267
$43,308 $43,685 $45,556 $47,117 $48,374
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Occupational Therapy
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by occupational therapy professionals is increasing in Wisconsin. In 2006 occupational therapy professionals made a mean salary of $38,590 per year, and in 2010 they made $46,267 per year.

Salary percentiles for Occupational therapy professionals in Wisconsin

10th percentile
$33,993
25th percentile
$39,117
50th percentile
$45,533
75th percentile
$52,767
90th percentile
$60,347

Thus, there was a 17% growth in occupational therapy professionals' salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In Wisconsin state, within the field of occupational therapy, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid occupational therapy professionals earn 78% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Occupational therapy professionals and related professions in Wisconsin

Clinical Psychology
$54,688
Forensic Psychology
$71,160
Occupational Therapy
$46,267
Psychology
$71,160
School Psychology
$63,880
Sociology
$71,090
Sports Psychology
$63,880

In Wisconsin, occupational therapy professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Occupational Therapy programs available for each degree type for all schools in Wisconsin

associate
6
bachelor
3
master
5
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total14

The number of students graduating from the 10 accredited occupational therapy schools in Wisconsin is increasing. In 2006, 206 students graduated from occupational therapy courses in Wisconsin. And in 2010, 275 students graduated.

There was an increase in the number of occupational therapy school degree or certificate graduates in Wisconsin by 33%. 43% of these graduates received a associate's degree in occupational therapy.

Occupational Therapy Faculty Salaries in Wisconsin

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