Growth Rate: 43%
Average Annual Pay: $56,950
As the right-hand person to the Occupational Therapist, the Occupational Therapy Assistant is directly involved in helping patients in a clinical setting to recover optimally and to improve as fast as possible.
Their goal is also to have their patients functioning and working to their maximum capacity. You will collaborate with the Occupational Therapist to develop the best treatment plan for the patient.
The job can be quite physically demanding so you have to be in good shape before you even consider this as an option!