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Occupational Therapist Salary
in San Diego, California

$88,883 (USD)

Average Salary

$43/hr

Average Hourly

$1,440

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Occupational Therapist is $88,883 a year and $43 an hour in San Diego, California, United States. The average salary range for an Occupational Therapist is between $63,115 and $110,045. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for an Occupational Therapist. 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

Description:
  • Facilitates development and rehabilitation of mentally, physically, or emotionally disabled.
  • Plans and runs occupational therapy programs that involve activities, such as manual arts and crafts, practice in functional, prevocational, vocational, and homemaking skills, activities of daily living, and participation in sensorimotor, educational, recreational, and social activities, designed to help patients or disabled people develop or regain physical or mental functioning or adjust to disabilities.
Occupational Therapist Job Prevalence in San Diego, California, United States

Job family: Occupational Therapists

Job family population: 126,050

Estimated population of Occupational Therapist jobs: 62,381

Rate of error: 1.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$103,040
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...

Occupational Therapist Job Listings for San Diego, California

Travel / Locum OT - Occupational Therapist School
Jul 21
San Diego, CA, USA
HealthCare Travelers
Nationwide Travel & Locum Therapist Jobs School Occupational Therapist Are you looking for a new therapist job? Would you like to spend the season somewhere you've never been? Hospitals, Clinics ...
Occupational Therapist
Jun 28
San Diego, United States
Medical Staffing Source of America
We are seeking a school based full time occupational therapist in San Diego to join our team. This is a full time beenfited position. Please apply and we will give you a call to set up an interview.
Occupational Therapist
Jul 23
Vista, CA, USA
Sea Change Therapy
Sea Change Therapy is looking for a school based occupational therapist to fulfill a position for the 2019-2020 School Year. Essential functions and responsibilities may include but are not limited ...
Occupational Therapist - $1852 per week
Jul 17
La Jolla, CA, USA
Wanderly
Wanderly offers top paying assignments from AB Staffing Solutions. Compare your offer with the market to maximize compensation. Chat anonymously with recruiters & submit a universal application w/ 1 ...
Travel Therapy - Occupational Therapist - $1,771.00 per week
Jun 25
Pine Valley, United States
TherapyFly Travel Therapy
Occupational Therapist - Title: Therapy - Start Date: 11/1/2019 - Duration: 36 weeks - 37 hours per week - Shift: 8 hours Additional information: Advanced Job ID #87695798. Pay package is based on 8 ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Occupational Therapist is $88,883 a year and $43 an hour in San Diego, California, United States. The average salary range for an Occupational Therapist is between $63,115 and $110,045. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for an Occupational Therapist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in San Diego, California.

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Occupational Therapist Job Listings for San Diego, California

Travel / Locum OT - Occupational Therapist School
Jul 21
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Nationwide Travel & Locum Therapist Jobs School Occupational Therapist Are you looking for a new therapist job? Would you like to spend the season somewhere you've never been? Hospitals, Clinics ...
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Jun 28
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Medical Staffing Source of America
We are seeking a school based full time occupational therapist in San Diego to join our team. This is a full time beenfited position. Please apply and we will give you a call to set up an interview.
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