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Occupational Therapy Schools
In San Jose, California

In San Jose, there is only one occupational therapy school where occupational therapy faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in occupational therapy in the city of San Jose, which encompasses occupational therapy training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

San Jose Vs. California Occupational Therapy Employment

San Jose 590
California 10,950

Exactly 590 of California's 10,950 occupational therapy professionals work in San Jose. The number of occupational therapy professionals in San Jose has grown by 55% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for occupational therapy professionals in San Jose has increased, overall employment in San Jose has decreased.

San Jose Vs. California Occupational Therapy employment growth

9,620 9,770 9,700 10,210 10,950
380 390 460 550 590
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Jose

Occupational Therapy VS. All professions salaries in San Jose

$74,480 $52,290 $53,183 $56,970 $57,797
$59,990 $61,720 $64,310 $66,780 $67,850
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Occupational Therapy in San Jose
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Jose

In San Jose, salaries for occupational therapy professionals have decreased. San Jose occupational therapy professionals made $57,797 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for occupational therapy professionals in San Jose was $74,480 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in San Jose.

Salary percentiles for Occupational therapy professionals in San Jose

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25th percentile
50th percentile
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90th percentile

Occupational therapy professionals in San Jose earn a median salary of $58,410 per year. The 10% of occupational therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $41,240 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 85% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Occupational therapy professionals and related professions in San Jose

Occupational Therapy
Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Occupational Therapy schools in San Jose


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

Occupational Therapy Programs Offered In San Jose


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in occupational therapy offered by San Jose's occupational therapy schools.

Student Completed Occupational Therapy Degrees In San Jose


In 2010 approximately 118 students completed occupational therapy courses.

Occupational Therapy Faculty Salaries in San Jose, California

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