Physical Therapists rake in the most money, with average earnings of $39.96 per hour; Speech-Language Pathologists come in second with average earnings amounting to $37.65, while Rehabilitation Directors and Licensed Registered Occupational Therapists rank near the top as well ($37.50 and around $36.14, respectively). Aegis Therapies, Inc. hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants (approximately $24.78 on average).
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $35.97 per hour) can be spotted in Charlotte, N.C.; Boston, Mass. ($35.00), Fort Myers, Fla. ($35.00), and Minneapolis, Minn. (around $33.97) are the next top-paying cities. Phoenix, Ariz. is near the bottom for pay at $22.13. Across its U.S. offices, the state of Florida pays Aegis Therapies, Inc. the most — about $35.72 per hour on average.
Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to approximately $35.42 per hour. The largest slice of the Aegis Therapies, Inc. workforce (26 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, $29.59 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Licensed Physical Therapists receive bigger paychecks ($42.91 per hour) than those without credentials. At Aegis Therapies, Inc., employees who hold a Master of Science (MS), Speech Pathology receive the highest pay at $38.00.
The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Acute Care; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of approximately $36.79 per hour. One of the more prevalent skills at Aegis Therapies, Inc. is Geriatrics, with a solid majority considering it a key competency. Many workers are also familiar with Rehabilitation, Long Term Care, and Physical Therapy.
Women make up the majority of employees who completed the questionnaire for a female-to-male ratio of more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
Company compensation for vacation days and sick leave is awarded to only a sixth of respondents. A fair number of survey participants allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. Aegis Therapies, Inc. provides health insurance to a strong majority of employees, and the larger part of workers do receive dental coverage. The list of perks also includes life insurance, tuition reimbursement, flexible hours, and a casual working environment.