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Manager Occupational Therapy Salary
in San Diego, California

$113,599 (USD)

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Last updated: June 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Manager Occupational Therapy is $113,599 a year and $55 an hour in San Diego, California, United States. The average salary range for a Manager Occupational Therapy is between $79,625 and $141,107. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in San Diego, California.

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Job Summary

  • Oversees, organizes, and coordinates the day-to-day department operational and activities of the Occupational Therapy Department in a clinic, hospital, or other institution.
  • Develops and administers therapy programs to improve and preserve mental, physical, or emotional abilities for patients with the goal of them eventually living and independent, productive, and satisfying life.
  • Manages staff of supervisors and therapists, gives technical direction, and delegates staff responsibilities.
  • Requires current licensure as an Occupational Therapist.
Manager Occupational Therapy Job Prevalence in San Diego, California, United States

Job family: Occupational Therapists

Job family population: 126,050

Estimated population of Manager Occupational Therapy jobs: 5,192

Rate of error: 1.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About San Diego, California

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Description: San Diego (, Spanish: [san ˈdjeɣo]; Spanish for "Saint Didacus") is a city in the U.S. state of California. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,419,516 as of July 1, 2017, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the U.S. and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population...

Manager Occupational Therapy Job Listings for San Diego, California

School-Based Occupational Therapist Job Opening in Lemon Grove, CA
Jun 16
Provide direct therapy services * Meet IEP goals * Collaborate with other school staff Minimum ... Monica Llerena National Hiring Manager - Schools Division monica.llerena@sunbeltstaffing.com 813 ...
Occupational Therapist part time
Apr 25
San Diego, CA, USA
Therapy Reach
OT will assess and interpreting evaluations and test results; determining physical therapy ... management on needed actions. Your duties will include SOC Start of Care Eval Follow Up for as the ...
School Occupational Therapy Position - Rainbow, CA
Jun 3
Master's Degree in Occupational Therapy and license to work in CA required for this position ... Chelsea Serr Department Manager Senior Director of Educational Resources ProCare Therapy (770) 776 ...
Occupational Therapist (OT) Job Opening- San Diego, CA
Jun 8
San Diego, USA
Sunbelt Staffing
Sunbelt Staffing is currently interviewing qualified Occupational Therapists (OT) for a job at a ... Deja Brown National Hiring Manager Deja.Brown@Sunbeltstaffing.com 813.792-3414
Occupational Therapist Job San Diego, CA
May 24
San Diego, USA
Sunbelt Staffing
... Therapy Licensure: * CA OT License Employment Type: Full-time, Contract To learn more about this Occupational Therapist Job please send all resumes to our hiring manager natalie.cochrane ...
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