Occupational Therapists Salary Information in Minnesota

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$54,190
25th Percentile Wage
$65,520
50th Percentile Wage
$73,380
75th Percentile Wage
$81,470
90th Percentile Wage
$96,440

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for occupational therapists in Minnesota in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $96,440. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $73,380. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $54,190.

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
$73,380
1.31% 11.16%
2016
$72,420
1.23% -
2015
$71,530
2.35% -
2014
$69,850
3.49% -
2013
$67,410
3.29% -
2012
$65,190
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Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Occupational Therapists in Minnesota Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of occupational therapists in some Minnesota cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of occupational therapists in state of Minnesota ranges from $69,130 to $75,860. The highest paying area for occupational therapists in Minnesota is St Cloud with a median annual salary of $75,860. The second highest paying city/area in Minnesota State is Rochester (mean annual salary $75,780). The lowest paying area is Mankato-North Mankato with a median annual salary of $69,130.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
St Cloud
$75,860
Rochester
$75,780
Northeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area
$73,780
Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area
$72,630
Southwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area
$71,450
Southeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area
$70,220
Mankato-North Mankato
$69,130




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