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Michigan Therapy Licensure

Curious about working as a physical therapist or a occupational therapist in Michigan? Here's what you need to know to hit the ground running. Read through our resources on applying for your physical therapy or occupational therapy license. Our recruiters specialize in placing allied health professionals in jobs matching their requirements. Whether you're a seasoned physical therapist looking for fresh career opportunities or a new grad exploring your options, feel free to contact us about working as a PT or OT in Michigan and obtaining your license to practice in the state.

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How to Get Your Michigan License

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

  • OT licensure processing takes four to six weeks
  • PT licensure processes can take up to six to eight weeks

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Helpful Info for Michigan Therapy Licensure

State Board Address

Physical Therapy
Bureau of Professional Licensing
PO Box 30670
611 West Ottawa Street, 1st Floor
Lansing, MI 48909-8170

Occupational Therapy
Michigan Board of Occupational Therapists
P.O. Box 30670
Lansing, MI 48909

State Board Contact

Physical Therapy
(517) 335-0918
(517) 241-0032

Occupational Therapy
(517) 241-0199
(517) 241-9416



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OT and PT Salary in Michigan

Enjoy Amazing Pay and Benefits

Travel OTs and PTs can make up to 20% more than permanent staff because of the urgent need for their skills.

  • Physical therapists could earn up to $90,500 yearly
  • Occupational therapists could earn up to $78,010 yearly
  • Housing Benefits
  • Travel Reimbursement
  • Health Insurance
  • Retirement Plan
  • Continuing Education Opportunities


Life in Michigan

Advantages of Working in Michigan

With borders touching four of the Great Lakes, Michigan is second only to Alaska with more than 3,200 miles of freshwater shoreline. Beautiful beaches, lush forests, sandstone cliffs and plenty of waterways make this Midwestern region a standout. If you want to spend time in the Great Lakes State, connect with our recruiters. They're ready to facilitate your job search and licensure to help you start working sooner.


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