Occupational Therapy Assistant Salary Information in Utah

The average annual and hourly salaries for occupational therapy assistants in the state of Utah are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of occupational therapy assistants amongst Utah 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 Therapy Assistants in Utah

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,330
25th Percentile Wage
$47,030
50th Percentile Wage
$55,760
75th Percentile Wage
$62,250
90th Percentile Wage
$71,840

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for occupational therapy assistants in Utah in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $71,840. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $55,760. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $35,330.

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
$55,760
-1.74% 3.80%
2016
$56,730
-5.18% -
2015
$59,670
7.52% -
2014
$55,180
-2.14% -
2013
$56,360
4.83% -
2012
$53,640
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Occupational Therapy Assistants in Utah Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of occupational therapy assistants in some Utah cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of occupational therapy assistants in state of Utah ranges from $43,290 to $57,460. The highest paying area for occupational therapy assistants in Utah is Ogden-Clearfield with a median annual salary of $57,460. The second highest paying city/area in Utah State is Salt Lake City (mean annual salary $55,790). The lowest paying area is Provo-Orem with a median annual salary of $43,290.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Ogden-Clearfield
$57,460
Salt Lake City
$55,790
Provo-Orem
$43,290




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