Occupational Therapy Assistant Salary Information in Wichita, Kansas

The annual and hourly salary statistics of occupational therapy assistants in Wichita, Kansas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of occupational therapy assistants in Wichita is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Occupational Therapy Assistants in Wichita, Kansas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$37,720
25th Percentile Wage
$47,930
50th Percentile Wage
$61,650
75th Percentile Wage
$72,730
90th Percentile Wage
$78,850

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for occupational therapy assistants in Wichita, Kansas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $78,850. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $61,650. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $37,720.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$61,650
7.46% 2.11%
2016
$57,050
0.70% -
2015
$56,650
-2.63% -
2014
$58,140
2.37% -
2013
$56,760
-6.32% -
2012
$60,350
- -

Table 3. Compare Occupational Therapy Assistant Salary in Wichita with Other Kansas Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $61,650, Wichita is the highest paying city for occupational therapy assistants in state of Kansas, followed by Topeka (median annual salary $57,440). In comparison, the median annual salary of occupational therapy assistants in Wichita is 6.8 percent (6.8%) higher than that in Topeka.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Wichita
$61,650
Topeka
$57,440
Kansas nonmetropolitan area
$55,050



See also: Top paying jobs in Wichita, Kansas.