With plenty of nature to explore and every amenity you could want in the big cities, Oregon has something for every travel OT. But first you'll need your Oregon occupational therapy license. To help you on your endeavor, we've gathered all the information you need — from how long it takes to get your license to the state rules and regulations you'll need to be familiar with.
If you need a little help getting started or aren't sure which Oregon OT jobs might be best for you, our support staff and recruiters are available to answer questions and address any concerns you may have.
How to Get Your Oregon Occupational Therapy License
On average, it takes 1 to 2 weeks to get your occupational therapy license in Oregon, assuming you have all of your paperwork in order and requirements met. While the cost of living in the Beaver State runs about 13% more than the national average, occupational therapists in this state also have higher average salaries.
Spend a day immersed in nature in Crater Lake National Park, visit Oregon's beautiful coastlines or go shopping in Portland. Oregon has plenty of things to see and do on your day off. While we've pulled together everything you should need to get your Oregon OT license in this guide, our support staff is also available anytime for questions or concerns.
How long does it take to receive your occupational therapy license in Oregon?
It typically takes between 1 and 2 weeks to receive your occupational therapy license in Oregon. This is fast compared to other occupational therapy licenses across the US.
Oregon Occupational Therapy contact information
Oregon Occupational Therapy Licensing Board
800 NE Oregon Street, Suite 407
Portland, OR 97232-2187
Phone: (971) 673-0198
Fax: (971) 673-0226
Oregon Occupational Therapy Salary Information
Being an allied traveler, especially with Med Travelers, comes with a lot of amazing benefits. You get a 401(k), the choice between furnished housing or a generous stipend, access to ongoing continuing education opportunities and dedicated recruiters and support staff that are available anytime. As a travel OT, you also have the chance to make up to 20% more than the $92,730 average OT salary in Oregon.
If you've always wanted to see the West Coast but Cali isn't really your style, Oregon has a lot to offer. Check out our list of OT jobs and see what opportunities could be waiting for you on your next assignment.