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Occupational Therapy Schools
In Albuquerque, New Mexico

In Albuquerque, there are 2 occupational therapy schools where occupational therapy faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the occupational therapy academic community in Albuquerque, and the future trends. Academia in occupational therapy includes occupational therapy training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Albuquerque Vs. New Mexico Occupational Therapy Employment

Albuquerque 370
New Mexico 760

Of the 760 occupational therapy professionals employed in New Mexico, 370 work in Albuquerque. The number of occupational therapy professionals in Albuquerque has shrunk by 12% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for occupational therapy professionals in Albuquerque has decreased, overall employment in Albuquerque has increased.

Albuquerque Vs. New Mexico Occupational Therapy employment growth

1,040 780 710 690 760
420 360 320 290 370
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Mexico
  • Dark Yellow: Albuquerque

Occupational Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Albuquerque

$42,083 $55,670 $54,315 $57,955 $49,713
$35,960 $37,350 $38,800 $40,170 $41,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Occupational Therapy in Albuquerque
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Albuquerque

In Albuquerque, salaries for occupational therapy professionals have increased. In 2010 Albuquerque occupational therapy professionals earned an average yearly salary of $49,713. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for occupational therapy professionals in Albuquerque was $42,083 per year. The growth in the salary of occupational therapy professionals in Albuquerque is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Occupational therapy professionals in Albuquerque

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25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Albuquerque occupational therapy professionals earn a median yearly salary of $51,853. The 10% of occupational therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $29,280 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $69,150 per year.

Average Salaries for Occupational therapy professionals and related professions in Albuquerque

Occupational Therapy
Clinical Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

On average occupational therapy professionals in Albuquerque earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Albuquerque.

Educational Trends

Occupational Therapy schools in Albuquerque


There are 2 accredited occupational therapy schools in the city. Many of Albuquerque's occupational therapy professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Occupational Therapy Programs Offered In Albuquerque


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

Student Completed Occupational Therapy Degrees In Albuquerque


In 2010 approximately 22 students graduated from occupational therapy courses.

Occupational Therapy Faculty Salaries in Albuquerque, New Mexico

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