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Occupational Therapy Schools
In Detroit, Michigan

There are 2 occupational therapy schools in Detroit for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in occupational therapy in the city of Detroit, which encompasses occupational therapy training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Detroit Vs. Michigan Occupational Therapy Employment

Detroit 820
Michigan 4,890

Exactly 820 of Michigan's 4,890 occupational therapy professionals work in Detroit. Between 2006 and 2010, in Detroit, there has been a 6% decline in the number of occupational therapy professionals. As the employment for occupational therapy professionals in Detroit has decreased, overall employment in Detroit has increased.

Detroit Vs. Michigan Occupational Therapy employment growth

4,130 4,880 4,960 5,490 4,890
870 940 930 880 820
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Detroit

Occupational Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Detroit

$51,430 $53,615 $57,230 $59,360 $57,545
$46,670 $47,590 $46,920 $46,900 $47,530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Occupational Therapy in Detroit
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Detroit

In Detroit, salaries for occupational therapy professionals have increased. Detroit occupational therapy professionals made $57,545 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for occupational therapy professionals in Detroit was $51,430 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Detroit.

Salary percentiles for Occupational therapy professionals in Detroit

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Occupational therapy professionals in Detroit make a median yearly salary of $55,555. The 10% of occupational therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $41,780 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 87% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Occupational therapy professionals and related professions in Detroit

Clinical Psychology
Occupational Therapy
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

Detroit occupational therapy professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Occupational Therapy schools in Detroit


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

Occupational Therapy Programs Offered In Detroit


Detroit's occupational therapy schools offer 2 occupational therapy degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Occupational Therapy Degrees In Detroit


Approximately 46 students completed occupational therapy courses in 2010.

Occupational Therapy Faculty Salaries in Detroit, Michigan

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