Texas Occupational Therapists: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Occupational Therapists in Texas

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Fast Facts for Occupational Therapists in Texas

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Wichita Falls, San Angelo and Abilene
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Killeen, Beaumont and Longview
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Dallas, Houston and San Antonio

Salaries for Occupational Therapists in Texas

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: El Paso, Laredo and Sherman

Schools for Occupational Therapists in Texas are listed below.

Selected Occupational Therapy Schools in Texas

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Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

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

Liberty University provides a world-class education with a solid Christian foundation, equipping men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for success in every aspect of life.

  • Programs: MA in Professional Counseling - 60 Hour
  • Degrees: Master

As a student at South University, you will have the opportunity to learn from accomplished faculty members who have real-world experience in the subjects that they teach. Our small class sizes allow you to receive personalized attention from instructors, and the encouragement to recognize your goals for the future and the means to achieve them.

  • Programs: Clinical Mental Health Counseling (MA)
  • Degrees: Master

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

  • Programs: Health Psychology - PhD of Psychology
  • Degrees: Doctorate

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  • Programs: Online M.S. Counseling
  • Degrees: Master
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More Texas Occupational Therapy Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Amarillo College Amarillo Associate 10,387
Austin Community College District Austin Associate 33,508
Del Mar College Corpus Christi Associate 11,167
Houston Community College Houston Associate 43,518
Kilgore College Kilgore Associate 5,150
Laredo Community College Laredo Associate 7,831
Lone Star College System The Woodlands Associate 39,756
Navarro College Corsicana Associate 7,560
Panola College Carthage Associate 1,891
South Texas College McAllen Bachelor 19,827
St Philips College San Antonio Associate 9,256
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Lubbock Doctorate & First Professional 2,616
Texas Woman's University Denton Doctorate 12,168
The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio San Antonio Doctorate & First Professional 2,868
The University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston Doctorate 2,422
The University of Texas at El Paso El Paso Doctorate 20,154
The University of Texas-Pan American Edinburg Doctorate 17,435

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Occupational Therapists

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Texas. 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


Abilene 60 $98160 1.13
Amarillo 50 $85700 0.53
Austin 530 $75750 0.69
Round Rock 530 $75750 0.69
Houston 1610 $84170 0.66
The Woodlands 1610 $84170 0.66
Sugar Land 1610 $84170 0.66
Beaumont 50 $123620 0.37
Port Arthur 50 $123620 0.37
Brownsville 100 $93700 0.88
Harlingen 100 $93700 0.88
College Station 40 $96290 0.53
Bryan 40 $96290 0.53
Corpus Christi 120 $93310 0.74
Dallas 3160 $94400 1.15
Fort Worth 3160 $94400 1.15
Arlington 3160 $94400 1.15
El Paso 220 $93950 0.91
San Antonio 920 $86650 1.17
New Braunfels 920 $86650 1.17
Laredo 60 $101630 0.7
Longview 40 $101690 0.51
Lubbock 100 $83940 0.84
McAllen 130 $92090 0.64
Edinburg 130 $92090 0.64
Mission 130 $92090 0.64
Killeen 100 $83790 0.88
Temple 100 $83790 0.88
Sherman 50 $85580 1.28
Denison 50 $85580 1.28
Tyler 110 $94380 1.37
Victoria 50 $91830 1.29
Waco 40 $100940 0.46
Wichita Falls 40 $90600 0.87
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