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Occupational Therapy Schools
In Worcester, Massachusetts

In Worcester, there are 2 occupational therapy schools 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 Worcester, which includes occupational therapy training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Worcester Vs. Massachusetts Occupational Therapy Employment

Worcester 560
Massachusetts 6,060

Exactly 560 of Massachusetts' 6,060 occupational therapy professionals work in Worcester. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of occupational therapy professionals in Worcester has grown by 30%. As the employment for occupational therapy professionals in Worcester has increased, overall employment in Worcester has also increased.

Worcester Vs. Massachusetts Occupational Therapy employment growth

5,200 5,320 5,590 5,500 6,060
430 390 480 490 560
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Worcester

Occupational Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Worcester

$47,805 $51,800 $58,505 $60,855 $60,865
$42,280 $43,440 $45,490 $46,790 $48,080
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Occupational Therapy in Worcester
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Worcester

Salaries for occupational therapy professionals in Worcester have increased. Worcester occupational therapy professionals made $60,865 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for occupational therapy professionals in Worcester was $47,805 per year. The growth in the salary of occupational therapy professionals in Worcester is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Occupational therapy professionals in Worcester

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

Worcester occupational therapy professionals earn a median yearly salary of $59,955. The 10% of occupational therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $44,825 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $79,390 per year.

Average Salaries for Occupational therapy professionals and related professions in Worcester

Clinical Psychology
Occupational Therapy
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Occupational Therapy schools in Worcester


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

Occupational Therapy Programs Offered In Worcester


Worcester's occupational therapy schools offer 4 occupational therapy degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Occupational Therapy Degrees In Worcester


In 2010 approximately 44 students graduated from occupational therapy courses.

Occupational Therapy Faculty Salaries in Worcester, Massachusetts

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