OT and PT License Board Hawaii

Hawaii Therapy Licensure

Escaping to the tropics is even more possible when you get your Hawaii physical or occupational therapy license and take on a travel therapy job. While technical, the licensure process doesn't have to be difficult. We've put together everything you need to get licensed. You'll also find some information about how much PTs and OTs in Hawaii can make as well as options for assistance in finding a therapy job assignment in the island state.

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How to Get Your Hawaii License

Navigating Your PT and OT Licensure

Once you've submitted a complete licensure application to the state board, you can expect:

  • Once you have all the requirements, including exam status if necessary, the Hawaii Board of Physical Therapy can process an application for a license in less than 20 days total
  • Applications for licensure usually take three to four weeks to process

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Helpful Info for Hawaii Therapy Licensure

State Board Address

Physical Therapy

Board of Physical Therapy
P.O. Box 3469
Honolulu, HI 96801

Occupational Therapy

Professional and Vocational Licensing Division
Occupational Therapy Program
335 Merchant Street, Room 301
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813

State Board Contact

Physical Therapy

Email: phys_therapy@dcca.hawaii.gov
Phone: (808) 586-2701
Fax: N/A

Occupational Therapy

Email: occ_therapist@dcca.hawaii.gov
(808) 586-2696

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OT and PT Salary in Hawaii

Boost Your Income With Travel Therapy Positions

While your salary hinges on factors such as experience and qualifications, the mean annual wage of therapy travel jobs in Hawaii are 20% more than those in staff positions.

  • Physical therapists could earn up to $92,650 yearly
  • Occupational therapists could earn up to $87,080 yearly
  • Receive a housing stipend
  • Health insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Travel reimbursement
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Life In Hawaii

Advantages of Working in Hawaii

While you're enjoying that higher earnings potential, you're also living it up with easy access to beaches and some of the most stunning hiking in the nation. Hawaii's relaxed culture and unique day and nightlife options make it a great location for those seeking PT travel jobs. Everything you need to get licensed and get a job in the state is covered here, and you can reach out to us for help at any time.

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