Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant Salary in United States National Average, United States

To get your salary data, use the search bar below or browse by job, city, or state.
loading...

Job title is required

loading...

Job location is required.

Average Salary for Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant in United States National Average, United States

The average salary of a(n) Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant in United States National Average, United States is $58,826.

The average hourly rate of a(n) Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant in United States National Average, United States is $28.28.

No bonus data was found for a(n) Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant in United States National Average, United States

Job Description:

Gives occupational therapy services to patients including treatment, and assesses data and documentation under the supervision of an Occupational Therapist. Demonstrates and renders sound clinical reasoning in treatment planning, implementation, and monitoring of patient progress. Assists in evaluation of clients' daily living skills and capacities to determine extent of abilities and limitations. Recognizes and reports to Therapist when standard patient protocols or treatment plans need modification to meet individual patient needs. Administers therapy in the context of the patient's age, total needs perspective, and environment. Performs age appropriate advanced competency skills in area of practice and relative to individual patient's problems. Consistently reports to therapist patient progress/status to allow for updating goals and modification of treatment program. Recommends discharge of patient at point of optimal benefit of treatment, making appropriate provision for continuing services, if needed. Assists in planning and implementing educational, vocational, and recreational programs and activities established by registered Occupational Therapist, designed to restore, reinforce, and enhance task performances, diminish or correct pathology, and to promote and maintain health and self-sufficiency. Fabricates splints and other assistant devices. Carries out general activity program for individuals or groups. Assists in instructing patient and family in home programs as well as care and use of adaptive equipment. Prepares work materials, assists in maintenance of equipment, and orders supplies. May be responsible for maintaining observed information in client records and preparing reports. May teach basic living skills to institutionalized, mentally retarded adults. May assist Educational Specialist or Clinical Psychologist in administering situational or diagnostic tests to measure client's abilities or progress. Less

Gives occupational therapy services to patients including treatment, and assesses data and documentation under the supervision of an Occupational Therapist. Demonstrates and renders sound clinical reasoning in treatment planning, implementation, and monitoring of patient progress. Assists in evaluation of clients'... More

How helpful is this page?

Are you a(n) Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant?

Get a more personalized salary report now. Get Report

Average Salaries for Similar Jobs in United States National Average, United States

Job Openings by Indeed job search

Results for Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant in United States National Average, United States

Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant (COTA) - Cupertino, CA

Intergro Rehab Services

1 year Occupational Therapy Assistant experience preferred. Graduates in Occupational Therapy Assistant Program will be considered....

View job on Indeed.com

Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant - Full Time - Saint Joseph, MO

Benedictine Health System

Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) Position Available. Joseph, MO is currently looking for a Full Time Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant...

View job on Indeed.com

Occupational Therapist Assistant - Miami Lakes, FL

ResCare

Degree from a certified occupational therapy assistant training program. Occupational Therapist Assistant. Occupational Therapist Assistant Responsibilities....

View job on Indeed.com

Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant/Licensed - West Palm Beach, FL

United Therapy Consultants, Inc

Florida state licensed occupational therapy assistant. Perform follow up visits following the occupational therapist evaluation and plan of care as about our...

View job on Indeed.com

Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant OTA COTA Full-Time - Brownsburg, IN

Reliant Rehabilitation

Valid NBCOT certification as an occupational therapy assistant. Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant OTA COTA Full-time for our Skilled Nursing Facility in...

View job on Indeed.com

Discover How Much You
Should Be Paid

Work in Compensation or HR?    x