There are schools offering occupational therapy programs in Oregon!
Schools Offering Occupational Therapy Programs in Oregon
Pacific University, the only accredited Occupational Therapy school in Oregon, is located in Forest Grove. It received a ranking of 72nd in the country in 2010. In 2010, 36 students graduated from Pacific University's Occupational Therapy programs.
Pacific University charged in-state students taking Occupational Therapy courses, $31,702 in tuition fees per year.
An Occupational Therapy degree from an Oregon school... what next?
The highest percentage of Occupational Therapy graduates in Oregon pursue careers as an occupational therapist. The Oregon counties with the largest populations of occupational therapists are:
- Clackamas County - 610 occupational therapists
- Baker County - 60 occupational therapists
- Marion County - 60 occupational therapists
On average, an occupational therapist earns a salary of $71,120 per year in Oregon state. However, this number is only an average. occupational therapists in Oregon had varying salaries from $21,810 to $91,260 per year in 2010. [A/An] occupational therapists in the following Oregon counties makes the highest salaries on average:
- Lane County - $75,410 per year
- Marion County - $71,990 per year
- Clatsop County - $71,950 per year
The following counties in Oregon have the lowest average salaries for An occupational therapist:
- Baker County - $62,410 per year
- Deschutes County - $65,840 per year
- Jackson County - $66,520 per year
Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional occupational therapy statistics regarding a career in Occupational Therapy and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as clinical psychology or psychology.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Bachelor's Degree in Occupational Therapy in Oregon
- Master's Degree in Occupational Therapy in Oregon
Curious what studying Occupational Therapy gets you?
Check out the different options and how they're looking in Oregon
|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Occupational Therapy Assistants||150||$51,200||36.4%|
Got your degree? Time to find a job!
Below are occupational therapy related jobs in Oregon