Occupational Therapists Salary Information in Alaska

The average annual and hourly salaries for occupational therapists in the state of Alaska are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of occupational therapists among Alaska metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Occupational Therapists in Alaska

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$55,830
25th Percentile Wage
$69,250
50th Percentile Wage
$83,700
75th Percentile Wage
$98,280
90th Percentile Wage
$111,440

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for occupational therapists in Alaska in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $111,440. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $83,700. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $55,830.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of occupational therapists from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$83,700
5.62% 11.11%
2016
$79,000
-5.61% -
2015
$83,430
7.31% -
2014
$77,330
-4.37% -
2013
$80,710
7.82% -
2012
$74,400
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Occupational Therapists in Alaska Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of occupational therapists in some Alaska cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of occupational therapists in state of Alaska ranges from $74,350 to $87,200. The highest paying area for occupational therapists in Alaska is Anchorage with a median annual salary of $87,200. The second highest paying city/area in Alaska State is Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $82,790). The lowest paying area is Fairbanks with a median annual salary of $74,350.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Anchorage
$87,200
Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area
$82,790
Fairbanks
$74,350




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