Ohio Occupational Therapists: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Occupational Therapists in Ohio

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Fast Facts for Occupational Therapists in Ohio

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Cincinnati, Toledo and Canton
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Akron, Columbus and Cleveland
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Cincinnati, Cleveland and Columbus

Salaries for Occupational Therapists in Ohio

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Canton, Toledo and Cleveland

Schools for Occupational Therapists in Ohio are listed below.

Selected Occupational Therapy Schools in Ohio

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  • Programs: MS in Psychology - Addictions
  • Degrees: Master

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  • Programs: Associate of Applied Science in Occupational Therapy Assistant
  • Degrees: Associate

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  • Programs: Master of Science in Applied Psychology - Community Psychology
  • Degrees: Master

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  • Programs: Health Psychology - PhD of Psychology
  • Degrees: Doctorate
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More Ohio Occupational Therapy Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Cincinnati State Technical and Community College Cincinnati Associate 8,507
Cleveland State University Cleveland Doctorate & First Professional 15,038
Cuyahoga Community College Cleveland Associate 24,563
James A Rhodes State College Lima Associate 3,385
Kent State University East Liverpool Campus East Liverpool Associate 902
Ohio State University-Main Campus Columbus Doctorate 52,568
Owens Community College Perrysburg Associate 19,853
Shawnee State University Portsmouth Masters 3,699
Sinclair Community College Dayton Associate 18,691
Stark State College of Technology North Canton Associate 8,238
The University of Findlay Findlay Masters & First Professional 5,388
University of Toledo Toledo Doctorate & First Professional 19,767
Xavier University Cincinnati Doctorate 6,646
Zane State College Zanesville Associate 2,049

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Occupational Therapists

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Ohio. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Occupational Therapists

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Occupational Therapists relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Akron 250 $81510 0.92
Canton 160 $87700 1.19
Massillon 160 $87700 1.19
Cleveland 770 $83790 0.91
Elyria 770 $83790 0.91
Columbus 780 $71290 0.93
Dayton 340 $88890 1.12
Lima 40 $75620 0.98
Mansfield 30 $86040 0.8
Toledo 300 $62510 1.22
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