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Occupational therapist salary in Australia

How much does an Occupational Therapist make in Australia?

Average base salary


The average salary for a occupational therapist is $89,102 per year in Australia. 8.4k salaries reported, updated at 21 September 2023

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Top companies for Occupational Therapists in Australia

  1. NSW Health
    172 reviews184 salaries reported
    $98,363per year
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Highest paying cities near Australia for Occupational Therapists

  1. Melbourne VIC
    $94,391 per year
    868 salaries reported
  2. Wollongong NSW
    $92,635 per year
    156 salaries reported
  3. Gold Coast QLD
    $92,491 per year
    146 salaries reported
  1. Darwin NT
    $91,265 per year
    193 salaries reported
  2. Sydney NSW
    $90,910 per year
    1k salaries reported
  3. Perth WA
    $90,639 per year
    313 salaries reported
  1. Newcastle NSW
    $89,145 per year
    289 salaries reported
  2. Brisbane QLD
    $88,419 per year
    575 salaries reported
  3. Canberra ACT
    $85,596 per year
    189 salaries reported
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Where can an Occupational Therapist earn more?

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How much do similar professions get paid in Australia?

Physical Occupational Therapist

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Occupational Therapy Aide

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Average $99,529 per year

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Average $35.40 per hour

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