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Alternate Job Titles: Physical Therapist, Physiotherapist

What is the average annual salary for Physical Therapist?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Physical Therapist may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Physical Therapist in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Physical Therapist in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Physical Therapist in the United States is $79,158 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Physical Therapist in the United Sates are expected to make less than $79,158.

Source: HR Reported data as of August 2014

Median $79,158
  • 10%$67,176
  • 25%$72,886
  • 75%$85,519
  • 90%$91,309

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Job Description for Physical Therapist

Responsible for evaluating/assessing needs of referred patients and formulating treatment plans. Provides therapy services defined in treatment plans. Work cooperatively with physicians, case managers, and adjustors. May supervise physical therapy assistants, aides, and athletic trainers. Requires a master's degree and is certified as a physical therapist. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a manager. View Physical Therapist job description

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Categories:  Healthcare -- Practitioners, Sports and Recreation

Industries:  Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Healthcare

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