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Fast Facts for Occupational Therapists in Florida

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Gainesville, Sebastian and Punta Gorda
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Lakeland, Pensacola and Cape Coral
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Tampa, Miami and Fort Lauderdale

Salaries for Occupational Therapists in Florida

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Naples, Port St. Lucie and Tampa

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More Florida Occupational Therapy 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
Miami
Doctorate
55,003
Gainesville
Doctorate
52,367
Jacksonville
Bachelors
24,078
Fort Lauderdale
Doctorate
21,625
Fort Lauderdale
Doctorate
19,688
Fort Myers
Doctorate
14,821
Daytona Beach
Bachelors
12,706
Winter Haven
Bachelors
11,364
Bradenton
Bachelors
10,480
Tallahassee
Doctorate
9,619
Miami
Doctorate
7,404
Orlando
Doctorate
1,912
Royal Palm Beach
Doctorate
987
Tampa
Doctorate
918
Miramar
Associates
551
Lake Mary
Bachelors
241

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Occupational Therapists

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Florida. 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. 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
Lakeland-Winter Haven160 $76,060
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach2000 $83,740
Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island70 $93,490
North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton420 $88,410
Ocala120 $89,010
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford490 $85,840
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville290 $81,230
Panama City60 $74,000
Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent210 $82,380
Port St. Lucie210 $80,750
Punta Gorda40 $85,270
Sebastian-Vero Beach50 $86,960
Sebring30 $76,180
Tallahassee130 $90,050
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater970 $80,870
Jacksonville380 $87,710
Cape Coral-Fort Myers130 $88,700
Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin110 $90,040
Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach110 $96,430
Gainesville180 $77,490
Homosassa Springs100 $91,170

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