What are the procedures to be an occupational therapist assistant?
When i look up the average salary of occupational therapy assistants online, it says you can earn up to 110,000/ yr. Does that apply to people with associates degree? or do i have to have a special certification? if yes, how long does that take?
Asked By: ouchheadhurts - 10/20/2009
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$110,000 - Dollars ?? That doesn't seem close to accurate. The US Bureau of Labor Statistics tracks salaries in various occupations. I put the web address below. OC assistants usually have AA degrees. OC aides usually have on the job training, and get paid less.
Answered By: Cochise - 10/28/2009
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Um, an Occupational Therapist might make that much, but an assistant wouldn't (in the US or Canada, anyway). You go to college to be an Assistant, and University & get a Master's Degree to be and Occupational Therapist.
Answered By: Blablabla - 10/28/2009
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