Occupational Therapists Salary Information in Indiana

The average annual and hourly salaries for occupational therapists in the state of Indiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of occupational therapists amongst Indiana 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$52,060
25th Percentile Wage
$61,350
50th Percentile Wage
$75,360
75th Percentile Wage
$91,620
90th Percentile Wage
$103,550

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for occupational therapists in Indiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $103,550. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $75,360. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $52,060.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25.03
25th Percentile Wage
$29.49
50th Percentile Wage
$36.22
75th Percentile Wage
$44.05
90th Percentile Wage
$49.78

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for occupational therapists in Indiana in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $49.78. The median hourly salary is $36.22. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $25.03.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of occupational therapists from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201675,360-1.04%-0.64%
201576,140-0.30%-
201476,370-0.29%-
201376,5900.98%-
201275,840--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of occupational therapists in some Indiana cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of occupational therapists in state of Indiana ranges from $66,790 to $88,490. The highest paying area for occupational therapists in Indiana is Lafayette with a median annual salary of $88,490. The second highest paying city/area in Indiana State is Fort Wayne (mean annual salary $87,280). The lowest paying area is Northern Indiana nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $66,790.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Lafayette
$88,490
Fort Wayne
$87,280
Anderson
$84,220
Central Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$81,330
Terre Haute
$76,780
Indianapolis-Carmel
$76,130
Gary
$75,260
Elkhart-Goshen
$74,330
Bloomington
$70,300
Southern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$67,520
Northern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$66,790


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