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Occupational Therapy Schools
In Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Occupational Therapy faculty can choose to work at one of 5 occupational therapy schools in Pittsburgh. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of occupational therapy and occupational therapy education in Pittsburgh, which includes occupational therapy training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Pittsburgh Vs. Pennsylvania Occupational Therapy Employment

Pittsburgh 2,260
Pennsylvania 8,250

Exactly 2,260 of the 8,250 occupational therapy professionals employed in Pennsylvania, work in Pittsburgh. There has been a 71% growth in the number of occupational therapy professionals in Pittsburgh between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Pittsburgh has also increased.

Pittsburgh Vs. Pennsylvania Occupational Therapy employment growth

7,370 8,140 8,130 8,480 8,250
1,320 1,580 1,900 2,260 2,260
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Pittsburgh

Occupational Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Pittsburgh

$41,163 $42,717 $44,747 $47,760 $51,360
$36,700 $38,190 $40,030 $41,450 $42,510
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Occupational Therapy in Pittsburgh
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Pittsburgh

Salaries for occupational therapy professionals in Pittsburgh have increased. Pittsburgh occupational therapy professionals made $51,360 per year, on average, in 2010. Occupational therapy professionals in Pittsburgh made a yearly average salary of $41,163, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Pittsburgh.

Salary percentiles for Occupational therapy professionals in Pittsburgh

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

Occupational therapy professionals make a median salary of $48,940 per year in Pittsburgh. The 10% of occupational therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $36,870 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 94% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Occupational therapy professionals and related professions in Pittsburgh

Occupational Therapy
Clinical Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Occupational Therapy schools in Pittsburgh


Many of Pittsburgh's occupational therapy professionals are graduates of one of the 5 accredited occupational therapy schools in the city.

Occupational Therapy Programs Offered In Pittsburgh


Pittsburgh's occupational therapy schools offer 8 occupational therapy degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Occupational Therapy Degrees In Pittsburgh


Approximately 152 students completed occupational therapy courses in 2010.

Occupational Therapy Faculty Salaries in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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