Looking for an autism job in Orlando? Whether you’re an experienced BCBA or just breaking into applied behavior analysis, this ranking is designed to help you find the best places to work in the Orlando metropolitan area. We detail the average pay of each organization for various positions and the full-time benefits they offer. The ranking is divided into two sections: organizations based locally in Orlando, and national organizations with branches or offices in the Orlando metropolitan area. Each organization ranked here is listed among Orlando applied behavior analysis providers by Autism Speaks. Each of these companies has been reviewed by employees on Glassdoor.com or Indeed.com and is ranked according to its average review score.
Based in Orlando Metro Area
1. Attain Inc.
At Attain direct support professionals are paid $9.25-$11.75 per hour receive training in CPR, first aid, certification to pass medication, crisis intervention training, and 20 hours of behavior assistant training. BCBA lead behavior analysts are paid $55,000-$65,000 per year. Full-time staff receives 15 days of PTO in their first year, free basic health care, and access to health, dental, vision, and short-term disability insurance. Other benefits include educational assistance and a retirement plan.
2. Interventions Unlimited
Interventions Unlimited provides services like one-to-one ABA therapy, academic tutoring, in school support, short-term intensive programs, distance consultation, and social skills groups and summer camp. At Interventions Unlimited behavior technicians make $15-$16/hr, and program supervisors make $50,000-$60,000 per year. Full-time benefits include PTO, continuing education reimbursement, medical, dental, and vision insurance, and a 401k retirement plan with up to 4% employer matching.
3. CAMEN Behavioral
Camen Behavioral offers plenty of growth opportunities for employees including BACB supervision for BCaBA and BCBA certification seekers. Non-contract employees receive paid time off, health benefits, and IRA plan. Employees also have opportunities to work with sister company CAMEN Foundation Inc. which includes travel, conferences, and training.
4. Florida Autism Center
Florida Autism Center offers a 401k retirement program with employer matching, tuition assistance, paid RBT training and certification, and medical and dental insurance. Employees can also receive assistance with costs associated with conference attendance and work-related events. Employees will be reimbursed for mileage when engaging in non-local work. Some positions even offer employees relocation assistance. BCBA clinical supervisors make $50,000-$65,000 per year.
5. Applied Behavior Center
At Applied Behavior Center treatment is administered by registered behavior technicians under the close supervision of a Board Certified Behavior Analyst who designs the treatment plans. Applied Behavior Center offers employees seven weeks paid time off in addition to other personal time. The staff has access to ongoing training, continuing education unit reimbursement, and 401k plan. BCBA therapists start at $50-$60/hr.
National Company with Orlando Metro Offices
1. Positive Behavior Supports Corp.
Benefits including health, dental, and vision insurance, are available to employees who work 30+ hrs per week. Behavior therapists make $11-$13 per hour (independent contractors make $18.25/hr), and behavior assistants make $17/hr. Positive Behavior Supports is currently hiring registered behavior technicians, behavior assistants, and behavior analysts in all regions.
2. Butterfly Effects
Butterfly Effects pays employees at average to above average rates. ABA tutors earn $15.70 per hour, ABA therapists $16.74/hr (contractors earn between $16 and $18 per hour), and BCBAs earn between $50,000 and $70,000 per year. BACB supervision hours are available for employees who desire to pursue BCBA certification.
3. Aptitude Habilitation Services
Of the six employees who reviewed AHS on glassdoor.com 69% would recommend the company to a friend. AHS serves both children and adults, and the company emphasizes trans-disciplinary training to maximize the effectiveness of treatment. Behavior therapist positions pay $18-19 per hour, and behavior tutor jobs pay $20-$22 per hour.
Out of 252 reviews, 52% of employees would recommend Devereux to a friend, and 52% approve of the company’s CEO. Time off benefits at Devereux begins to accrue after 90 days with employees being eligible for up to 24 days per year after two years of service. Medical, dental, and mental health insurance is available. In network mental health benefits are provided at 100% with no limitation, 50% for out of network. After six months of full-time active employment, you will be eligible for Devereux’s tuition assistance benefit.
5. The Mentor Network
The Mentor Network is a massive national health and human services provider that offers therapeutic foster care programs, educational support, and in-home therapy services. Full-time employees can expect health, vision, dental, life, and disability insurance. The Mentor Network also offers HSA, accidental death and dismemberment insurance, and supplemental life insurance 401k, PTO and paid holidays.