FIND YOUR DEGREE is an advertising-supported site. Featured programs and school search results are for schools that compensate us. This compensation does not influence our school rankings, resource guides, or other information published on this site.

Occupational Therapy Schools
In Fairfield, Connecticut

In Fairfield, there is only one occupational therapy school where occupational therapy faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of occupational therapy and occupational therapy education in Fairfield, which includes occupational therapy training at the occupational therapy masters degree level.


Professional Trends

Fairfield Vs. Connecticut Occupational Therapy Employment

Fairfield 350
Connecticut 2,310

Of the 2,310 occupational therapy professionals employed in Connecticut, 350 work in Fairfield. Between 2006 and 2010, in Fairfield, there has been a 22% decline in the number of occupational therapy professionals. As the number of occupational therapy professionals in Fairfield has decreased, overall employment in Fairfield has also decreased.

Fairfield Vs. Connecticut Occupational Therapy employment growth

2,430 2,090 2,180 2,150 2,310
450 490 490 360 350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Connecticut
  • Dark Yellow: Fairfield

Occupational Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Fairfield

$50,020 $51,233 $52,263 $64,885 $67,250
$50,920 $53,050 $55,160 $57,340 $58,310
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Occupational Therapy in Fairfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fairfield

In Fairfield, salaries for occupational therapy professionals have increased. Fairfield occupational therapy professionals made $67,250 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for occupational therapy professionals in Fairfield was $50,020 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of occupational therapy professionals in Fairfield is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Occupational therapy professionals in Fairfield

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

Fairfield occupational therapy professionals earn a median yearly salary of $66,245. The difference in pay between the occupational therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 77%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $50,415 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $89,050 per year.

Average Salaries for Occupational therapy professionals and related professions in Fairfield

Clinical Psychology
Occupational Therapy
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Occupational Therapy schools in Fairfield


There is only one accredited occupational therapy school in the city. Many of Fairfield's occupational therapy professionals are graduates of this school.

Occupational Therapy Programs Offered In Fairfield


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

Student Completed Occupational Therapy Degrees In Fairfield


Approximately 22 students graduated from occupational therapy courses in 2010.

Occupational Therapy Faculty Salaries in Fairfield, Connecticut

Share & Compare

Enter your salary to gain access to our continually growing higher education faculty salary database. Don't worry! This is 100% secure and anonymous.

The number of occupational therapy faculty, growth in the field of occupational therapy academia and occupational therapy faculty salaries in Fairfield, is all data we are currently in the process of collecting. Please enter your information in the form below if you are involved in teaching occupational therapy courses to students at the masters degree in occupational therapy level. This will help us build a valuable free database resource for the benefit of current and future faculty in the field of occupational therapy in Fairfield. All information you submit will be anonymous. A summary of the data collected thus far will be available to you once you have submitted your information.


Career Index

Your free online education database