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OT and PT License Board Kentucky

Kentucky Therapy Licensure

Expand your career opportunities by getting your physical therapy or occupational therapy license in Kentucky. Whether you want to build your resume or explore a different part of the country, there are a variety of rewarding jobs for PTs or OTs throughout the Bluegrass State. We've put together resources to help with your career planning, including information about licensure, average salaries, benefits, cost of living and job opportunities for physical and occupational therapists in Kentucky.

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How to Get Your Kentucky License

After you've submitted & completed a licensure application to the state board, you can expect:

  • OT licensure processes may take up to four weeks
  • PT licensure processes can take up one to two weeks

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Helpful Info for Kentucky Therapy Licensure

State Board Address

Physical Therapy
Kentucky Board of Physical Therapy
​312 Whittington Parkway, Suite 102
Louisville, KY 40222​​

Occupational Therapy
Kentucky Board of Licensure for Occupational Therapy
500 Mero Street, 2 SC 32
Frankfort, KY 40601

State Board Contact

Physical Therapy
Phone: (502​) 429-7140
Fax: (502) 429-7142

Occupational Therapy
(502) 782-8807
(502) 564-4818

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OT and PT Salary in Kentucky

Boost Your Income With Travel Therapy Positions

Allied travelers on assignment earn up to 20% more than those in staff positions, making travel PT and OT jobs an appealing option.

  • Physical therapists could earn up to $85,260 yearly
  • Occupational therapists could earn up to $78,430 yearly
  • Housing Benefits
  • Travel Reimbursement
  • Health Insurance
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Continuing Education Opportunities


Life in Kentucky

Explore The Bluegrass State

Kentucky is known for its beautiful rolling pastures, horse racing and cultural opportunities in big cities such as Lexington and Louisville. It's a great state for outdoor enthusiasts and city dwellers alike. While all the information you need to get your Kentucky occupational therapy license is listed here, you can contact us with any questions or concerns.

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