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Occupational Therapy Schools
In Sacramento, California

In Sacramento, there is only one occupational therapy school where occupational therapy faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the occupational therapy academic community in Sacramento, and the future trends. Academia in occupational therapy includes occupational therapy training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Sacramento Vs. California Occupational Therapy Employment

Sacramento 460
California 10,950

Exactly 460 of California's 10,950 occupational therapy professionals work in Sacramento. Between 2006 and 2010, in Sacramento, there has been a 12% decline in the number of occupational therapy professionals. As the employment for occupational therapy professionals in Sacramento has decreased, overall employment in Sacramento has also decreased.

Sacramento Vs. California Occupational Therapy employment growth

9,620 9,770 9,700 10,210 10,950
520 610 630 600 460
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Sacramento

Occupational Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Sacramento

$62,270 $54,460 $56,093 $55,920 $67,350
$43,640 $45,010 $46,980 $48,580 $50,090
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Occupational Therapy in Sacramento
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Sacramento

In Sacramento, salaries for occupational therapy professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $67,350 per year was earned by occupational therapy professionals in Sacramento. Occupational therapy professionals in Sacramento made a yearly average salary of $62,270, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of occupational therapy professionals in Sacramento is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Occupational therapy professionals in Sacramento

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

Occupational therapy professionals make a median salary of $70,400 per year in Sacramento. The difference in pay between the occupational therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 87%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $46,125 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $86,390 per year.

Average Salaries for Occupational therapy professionals and related professions in Sacramento

Clinical Psychology
Occupational Therapy
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Occupational Therapy schools in Sacramento


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

Occupational Therapy Programs Offered In Sacramento


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

Student Completed Occupational Therapy Degrees In Sacramento


In 2010 approximately 23 students completed occupational therapy courses.

Occupational Therapy Faculty Salaries in Sacramento, California

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