Auburn has a total population of 40,314 and a student population of 8,245. Of these students, 8,205 are enrolled in schools that offer occupational therapy programs.
The largest occupational therapy school in Auburn, by student population, is Green River Community College. In 2010, Green River Community College graduated approximately 25 students with credentials in occupational therapy.
In 2010, 25 students graduated with an occupational therapy degree in Auburn. If you decide to attend a occupational therapy school in Auburn, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,021.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,068 for occupational therapy related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Auburn after graduating from occupational therapy school, you should know that job prospects for occupational therapists in Auburn, which is the most popular occupational therapy profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 occupational therapists in Washington State were working in the greater Auburn area. Auburn's occupational therapist workforce is projected to increase by 21% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for occupational therapists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an occupational therapist in Auburn is $65,100 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for occupational therapists.