Experienced Licensed Physical Therapists can expect wages of $42.12 per hour on average. For the most part, Experienced Licensed Physical Therapists enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Experienced Licensed Physical Therapists making up 72 percent. While some workers in this profession — just under one in three — do not have any health coverage, the larger part do receive medical benefits and more than half have dental insurance. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$62,772 - $96,436
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$33.90 - $53.70
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National Salary Data (?
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Salary
$62,772 - $96,436  
   
Bonus
$2,750  
Profit Sharing
$23,500  
Total Pay (?
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$66,374 - $103,422  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 77
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
$33.90 - $53.70  
   
Overtime
$52.87  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$2,750  
   
Profit Sharing
$23,500  
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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$66,374 - $103,422  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 93

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Key Stats for Licensed Physical Therapist (LPT)

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.
10-19 years
86%
20 years or more
14%
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Skills That Affect Licensed Physical Therapist (LPT) Salaries

Home Health/Home Care
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Geriatrics
up arrow 2%

Acute Care
0%

National Average
$83,000

Orthopedics
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Physical Therapy
up arrow 4%

Rehabilitation
up arrow 4%

Pediatrics
up arrow 16%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 58%
vision benefits
Vision: 41%
dental benefits
None: 31%
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