Occupational Therapists Salary Information in Ohio

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$57,550
25th Percentile Wage
$69,220
50th Percentile Wage
$83,460
75th Percentile Wage
$101,190
90th Percentile Wage
$121,180

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for occupational therapists in Ohio in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $121,180. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $83,460. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $57,550.

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
$83,460
1.99% 6.34%
2016
$81,800
2.43% -
2015
$79,810
0.53% -
2014
$79,390
0.14% -
2013
$79,280
1.40% -
2012
$78,170
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of occupational therapists in some Ohio cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of occupational therapists in state of Ohio ranges from $69,910 to $107,050. The highest paying area for occupational therapists in Ohio is Sandusky with a median annual salary of $107,050. The second highest paying city/area in Ohio State is Dayton (mean annual salary $97,450). The lowest paying area is Eastern Ohio nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $69,910.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Sandusky
$107,050
Dayton
$97,450
Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$92,480
Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor
$88,060
Akron
$86,450
Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$84,110
Canton-Massillon
$83,140
Cincinnati-Middletown
$80,880
Lima
$80,600
Columbus
$80,050
West Northwestern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$74,790
Toledo
$74,610
Mansfield
$73,630
Eastern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$69,910




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