Washington Occupational Therapists: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Occupational Therapists in Washington

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Fast Facts for Occupational Therapists in Washington

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Tacoma, Spokane and Bremerton
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Yakima, Kennewick and Seattle
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Seattle, Tacoma and Spokane

Salaries for Occupational Therapists in Washington

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Yakima, Kennewick and Seattle

Schools for Occupational Therapists in Washington are listed below.

Selected Occupational Therapy Schools in Washington

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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

Be a part of the world’s premier institution for humanistic studies at Saybrook University.

  • Programs: M.A. Psychology, Counseling Specialization
  • Degrees: Master

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

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

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

NU has been educating leaders since 1934 at our campus near Seattle. If you have a dream, we can help make it possible.

  • Programs: Master of Clinical Mental Health Counseling
  • Degrees: Master

Sacred Heart University Online 

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

Study online with California University of Pennsylvania.

  • Programs: Rehabilitation Sciences (Master of Science) - Online, Rehabilitation Sciences (Certificate) - Online, Sports Counseling (Certificate) - Online, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Certificate

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

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Eastern Washington University Cheney Doctorate 10,686
Green River Community College Auburn Associate 6,919
University of Puget Sound Tacoma Masters 2,772
University of Washington-Seattle Campus Seattle Doctorate 40,218

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Occupational Therapists

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


Bremerton 80 $82310 1.19
Silverdale 80 $82310 1.19
Bellingham 50 $91730 0.8
Kennewick 60 $86440 0.65
Richland 60 $86440 0.65
Olympia 80 $81380 0.9
Tumwater 80 $81380 0.9
Seattle 1600 $83020 1.06
Tacoma 1600 $83020 1.06
Bellevue 1600 $83020 1.06
Spokane 230 $76330 1.26
Spokane Valley 230 $76330 1.26
Yakima 40 $71820 0.61
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