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Occupational Therapy Aides

in Massachusetts

Under close supervision of an occupational therapist or occupational therapy assistant, perform only delegated, selected, or routine tasks in specific situations. These duties include preparing patient and treatment room.

All Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Code
Title Employment Change Annual Average Openings Typical education needed for entry
2014 2024 Level Percent Total Growth Replace-
ments
312012  Occupational Therapy Aides 682 810 128 18.77 % 33 13 20 High school diploma or equivalent 

Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Industry 2014
Employment
Projected 2024 Employment Change
2014-2024
2016
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Hospitals    200  30 % 250  30 % 50  20 % $34,600
Ambulatory Health Care Services    160  23 % 220  28 % 60  43 % $42,120
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
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