Occupational Therapists Salary Information in Virginia

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$58,040
25th Percentile Wage
$72,950
50th Percentile Wage
$90,280
75th Percentile Wage
$107,980
90th Percentile Wage
$126,640

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for occupational therapists in Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $126,640. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $90,280. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $58,040.

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
$90,280
-0.40% 7.74%
2016
$90,640
5.48% -
2015
$85,670
0.55% -
2014
$85,200
4.57% -
2013
$81,310
-2.44% -
2012
$83,290
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of occupational therapists in some Virginia cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of occupational therapists in state of Virginia ranges from $66,920 to $95,380. The highest paying area for occupational therapists in Virginia is Charlottesville with a median annual salary of $95,380. The second highest paying city/area in Virginia State is Northwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $93,980). The lowest paying area is Danville with a median annual salary of $66,920.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Charlottesville
$95,380
Northwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$93,980
Harrisonburg
$93,220
Southside Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$90,580
Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol
$90,000
Lynchburg
$89,690
Roanoke
$86,810
Southwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$85,860
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News
$82,830
Northeastern Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$81,880
Richmond
$79,910
Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford
$72,670
Danville
$66,920




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