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Clinical Director, Physical Therapy Salary

Earnings for Clinical Directors of Physical Therapy in the United States come in at around $79K annually on average. Men are slightly outnumbered by their female counterparts who answered the questionnaire, who make up a slight majority at 50 percent. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and more than half collect dental insurance. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$63,062 - $98,387
(Median)
$63K
$79K
$98K
MEDIAN: $78,508
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$30.42 - $50.68
(Median)
$30
$41
$51
MEDIAN: $40
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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Salary
$63,062 - $98,387  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,271  
Profit Sharing
$1,750 - $5,500  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$65,729 - $103,958  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 170
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$30.42 - $50.68  
   
Overtime
$39.69 - $45.00  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,271  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,750 - $5,500  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$65,729 - $103,958  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 27

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Job Description for Clinical Director, Physical Therapy

  • Plan and direct the physical therapy program.
  • Ensure services are in compliance with professional and clinical competency standards, state and federal regulatory requirements.
  • Oversee departmental staff operations, business planning and budget development.
  • Oversee the treatments, services and reporting of patient cases.

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Clinical Directors of Physical Therapy report a focused set of job skills. Those who have experience with Regulatory Compliance, Orthopedics, and Physical Therapy can expect to be compensated well for these skills. Aptitude in Orthopedics tends to also indicate an understanding of Physical Therapy.

Pay by Experience Level for Clinical Director, Physical Therapy

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Clinical Directors of Physical Therapy with more experience do not necessarily bring home bigger paychecks. In fact, experience in this field tends to impact compensation minimally. Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience make $74K, but folks with five to 10 years under their belts enjoy an appreciably larger median of $81K. Clinical Directors of Physical Therapy who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $87K. Survey participants who have spent more than 20 years on the job report a predictably higher median income of $93K, demonstrating that compensation is roughly commensurate with experience in the end.

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Experience Affects Clinical Director, Physical Therapy Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 14%

Experienced
up arrow 7%

Mid-Career
0%

National Average
$81,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

Skills That Affect Clinical Director, Physical Therapy Salaries

Regulatory Compliance
up arrow 1%

Orthopedics
0%

National Average
$81,000

Physical Therapy
up arrow 2%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 33 votes.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 82% dental benefits Dental: 65%
vision benefits Vision: 51% employee benefits None: 17%
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