Occupational Therapist salary in California

Average salary
$78,500/yr
Based on 1,411 income tax records
$25,500
$116,500
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$62K
 
$77K
 
$82K
 
$85K
 
$83K
$25,500
$116,500
How much do Occupational Therapists make?
The average total salary for a Occupational Therapist is $78,500 per year. This is based on data from 1,411 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Occupational Therapist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Occupational Therapist salary can vary between $25,500 to $116,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Occupational Therapist salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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County Of Santa Clara, California
16 income tax records
$109,500/yr
$41K – $126K
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Sutter Health, California
30 income tax records
$98,500/yr
$54K – $135K
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Palo Alto Usd, California
11 income tax records
$98,500/yr
$87K – $113K
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Permanente Medicine, California
31 income tax records
$97,000/yr
$58K – $133K
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Scripps Health, California
15 income tax records
$96,000/yr
$37K – $102K
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US Department Of Defense, California
24 income tax records
$94,500/yr
$46K – $113K
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Los Angeles County, California
10 income tax records
$90,500/yr
$57K – $103K
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Los Angeles Unified School District, California
28 income tax records
$84,500/yr
$69K – $91K
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San Diego Unified School District, California
10 income tax records
$83,500/yr
$56K – $89K
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Providence, California
11 income tax records
$80,500/yr
$47K – $100K
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Dignity Health, California
25 income tax records
$78,500/yr
$46K – $104K
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University Of Southern, California
11 income tax records
$75,500/yr
$27K – $86K
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Encompass Health, California
10 income tax records
$75,500/yr
$37K – $93K
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Sutter Valley Hospitals, California
10 income tax records
$71,500/yr
$39K – $110K
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University Of California, California
27 income tax records
$71,000/yr
$30K – $96K

Occupational Therapist demographics in California

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54% are single
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46% are married
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33% have kids
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53% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Occupational Therapists in California

1,411 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a occupational therapist in California is $78,500 per year. Occupational therapist salaries in California can vary between $25,500 to $116,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,411 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as occupational therapist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for occupational therapists in California: County of Santa Clara ($109,500 a year), Sutter Health ($98,500 a year), and Palo Alto Usd ($98,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for occupational therapists in California: Oakland, CA ($90,000 a year), Bakersfield, CA ($85,500 a year), and Fresno, CA ($84,500 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.