Other professional occupations in therapy and assessment

National Occupation Code (NOC): 3144  ยท  Browse All Occupations

This unit group includes specialized therapists not elsewhere classified who use techniques such as athletic, movement, art or recreational therapy to aid in the treatment of mental and physical disabilities or injuries. They are employed by establishments such as hospitals, rehabilitation centres, extended health care facilities, clinics, recreational centres, nursing homes, industry, educational institutions and sports organizations, or they may work in private practice.

Alternate Job Titles

  • Art Therapist
  • Art Therapists' Supervisor
  • Art Therapy Consultant
  • Art Therapy Teacher (except Education)
  • Athletic Therapist
  • Athletic Trainer - Therapy
  • Biokineticist
  • CAT (certified Athletic Therapist)
  • Certified Athletic Therapist (CAT)
  • Certified Kinesiologist
  • Dance Therapist
  • Dance Therapists' Supervisor
  • Dance Therapy Researcher
  • Dance-movement Therapist
  • Dance-movement Therapy Researcher
  • Drama Therapist
  • Drama Therapists' Supervisor
  • DTR (registered Dance Therapist)
  • Exercise Physiologist
  • Exercise Therapist
  • Human Kineticist
  • Kinanthropologist
  • Kinesiologist
  • Movement Analyst - Medical
  • Movement Therapist
  • Music Therapist
  • Music Therapists' Supervisor
  • Music Therapy Researcher
  • Recreational Therapist
  • Registered Dance Therapist (DTR)
  • Registered Kinesiologist
  • Remedial Gymnast
  • Remedial Gymnastics Teacher (except Education)
  • Remedial Gymnasts' Supervisor
  • Remedial Therapist
  • Spontaneous Art Teacher - Therapy
  • Therapeutic Recreationist
  • Art Therapist
  • Athletic Therapist
  • Certified Athletic Therapist (CAT)
  • Certified Kinesiologist
  • Drama Therapist
  • Exercise Physiologist
  • Human Kineticist
  • Kinesiologist
  • Movement Therapist
  • Music Therapist
  • Recreational Therapist
  • Registered Dance Therapist (DTR)

Median Income by Education

The following table details the median income for various education levels for other professional occupations in therapy and assessment.

Education Level Median Income
No certificate, diploma or degree N/A
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate N/A
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma N/A
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma $49,489
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level N/A
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above $32,793
Total: Highest certificate, diploma or degree $32,998
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

Median Income by Gender

The following table details median income by gender for other professional occupations in therapy and assessment.

Gender Median Income
Male $32,998
Female $19,171
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Extracted Salary Information (7 samples)

The following salary data has been extracted from job posts indexed on this website over the last year for other professional occupations in therapy and assessment.

$0.00
Lowest Observed
$68,000.00
Highest Observed
$0.00
25th Percentile
$39,142.86
Average
$41,000.00
Median
$63,000.00
75th Percentile

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Regional Employment Participation by Age Group

This chart and accompanying table outlines regional employment participation by age group for other professional occupations in therapy and assessment

Age Group Employed Individuals
15 to 24 years 35
25 to 34 years 90
35 to 44 years 50
45 to 54 years 30
55 to 64 years 0
65 to 74 years 0
75 years and over 0
Total 210
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Employment Type

This chart outlines regional employment participation by employment type for other professional occupations in therapy and assessment. Hover over a pie section to see the associated employment type, or refer to the table below.

Employment Type Employed Individuals
Full Time 80
Part Time 130
Total 205
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Gender

This chart outlines regional employment participation by gender for other professional occupations in therapy and assessment. Hover over a pie section to see the associated gender, or refer to the table below.

Gender Employed Individuals
Male 35
Female 165
Total 205
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Class of Worker

This chart outlines regional employment participation by class of worker for other professional occupations in therapy and assessment. Hover over a pie section to see the associated class, or refer to the table below.

Class Employed Individuals
Employee 180
Self Employed 35
Total 210
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Labour Force Status

This chart outlines regional employment participation by labour force status for other professional occupations in therapy and assessment. Hover over a pie section to see the associated labour status, or refer to the table below.

Labour Status Individuals
Employed 210
Unemployed 0
Total 210
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Education Level

This chart outlines regional employment participation by education level for other professional occupations in therapy and assessment. Hover over a pie section to see the associated education level, or refer to the table below.

Education Level Individuals
No certificate, diploma or degree 0
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate 10
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 0
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 50
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 0
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 145
Total 205
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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