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Fast Facts for Occupational Therapists in Iowa

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Waterloo and Cedar Rapids
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Davenport and Iowa City
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Des Moines and Cedar Rapids

Salaries for Occupational Therapists in Iowa

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Iowa City and Davenport

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More Iowa 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
Total Enrollment
Cedar Rapids
Associates
14,049
Waterloo
Associates
5,605
Ottumwa
Associates
4,090
Davenport
Doctorate
3,114
Waterloo
Doctorate
622

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Occupational Therapists

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Iowa. 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® 23.1 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
Iowa City60 $70,400
Cedar Rapids100 $73,300
Des Moines-West Des Moines240 $80,750
Dubuque40 $75,590
Waterloo-Cedar Falls60 $75,470

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