Occupational Therapists Salary Information in Maryland

The average annual and hourly salaries for occupational therapists in the state of Maryland are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of occupational therapists amongst Maryland 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 Maryland

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$52,420
25th Percentile Wage
$70,350
50th Percentile Wage
$87,750
75th Percentile Wage
$102,660
90th Percentile Wage
$119,610

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for occupational therapists in Maryland in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $119,610. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $87,750. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $52,420.

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
$87,750
0.07% 9.34%
2016
$87,690
2.79% -
2015
$85,240
-0.36% -
2014
$85,550
1.24% -
2013
$84,490
5.85% -
2012
$79,550
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of occupational therapists in some Maryland cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of occupational therapists in state of Maryland ranges from $72,990 to $89,930. The highest paying area for occupational therapists in Maryland is Upper Eastern Shore nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $89,930. The second highest paying city/area in Maryland State is Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick (mean annual salary $88,330). The lowest paying area is Salisbury with a median annual salary of $72,990.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Upper Eastern Shore nonmetropolitan area
$89,930
Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick
$88,330
Baltimore-Towson
$85,860
Salisbury
$72,990




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