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Fast Facts for Occupational Therapist Assistants in California

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: San Diego, Sacramento and Oakland
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: San Jose, Riverside and Santa Ana
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: San Diego, Santa Ana and Sacramento

Salaries for Occupational Therapist Assistants in California

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: San Diego, Santa Ana and Riverside

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More California Occupational Therapy Assistant Schools

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Santa Ana
Bachelors
28,260
Sacramento
Associates
22,042
Monterey
Associates
7,815
Anaheim
Associates
1,067
Los Angeles
Associates
521

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Occupational Therapist Assistants

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

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Occupational Therapist Assistants

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

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 22.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade90 $68,890
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim860 $62,860
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-VenturaN/A $68,410
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario220 $68,510
San Diego-Carlsbad240 $57,830
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward80 $58,120
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara100 $49,170
Fresno40 $73,440

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