Experienced Licensed Physical Therapists can expect wages of $41.73 per hour on average. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Slightly less than a third of professionals in this line of work do not receive benefits; however, more than half report medical coverage and a majority claim dental coverage as well. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Experienced Licensed Physical Therapists making up 71 percent. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$61,419 - $95,993
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$96K
MEDIAN: $77,434
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$34.13 - $51.57
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MEDIAN: $41.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$61,419 - $95,993  
   
Bonus
$2,750  
Profit Sharing
$23,500  
Total Pay (?
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$66,091 - $102,010  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 91
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$34.13 - $51.57  
   
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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$66,091 - $102,010  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 103
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Skills That Affect Licensed Physical Therapist (LPT) Salaries

Home Health/Home Care
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Geriatrics
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Acute Care
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National Average
$83,000

Orthopedics
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Physical Therapy
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Rehabilitation
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Pediatrics
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 26 votes.

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
medical benefits
Vision: 43%
dental benefits
None: 30%
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