Occupational therapists - Career Opportunities and earning potential
What are the career opportunities for occupational therapists?
There are good opportunities for Occupational Therapists as they work with patients suffering with orthopedic, neurological and psychological/psychiatric conditions. They may find job in variety of settings in medical set-ups. They can also open their own clinics and start their own private practice.
What remuneration can occupational therapists expect to earn?
The remuneration depends of an occupational therapists depends upon experience. However, in India a junior occupational therapist can draw a salary ranging between Rs 12000 to 15000 per month. Also with the experience the salaries increases specially in private sectors.
Besides this one can earn as much higher in private practice depending upon the skills and talent.