What am I worth?
Get a free salary report »
What should I pay?
Pay the right way »

Entry-Level Licensed Physical Therapist (LPT) Salary

The average salary for an Entry-Level Licensed Physical Therapist (LPT) is $62,904 per year.

$50,186 - $79,804
(Median)
$50K
$63K
$80K
MEDIAN: $62,904
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$27.34 - $42.06
(Median)
$27
$33
$42
MEDIAN: $33.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary 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.
)
$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$50,186 - $79,804  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,948  
Profit Sharing
$250.00 - $1,500  
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).
)
$52,728 - $84,121  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 578
National Hourly Rate 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.
)
$0$21$42$63
Hourly Rate
$27.34 - $42.06  
   
Overtime
$33.96 - $62.34  
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.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,948  
   
Profit Sharing
$250.00 - $1,500  
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).
)
$52,728 - $84,121  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 331

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Physical Therapist (PT) Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Pay Difference by Location

United States (change)

Skills That Affect Entry-Level Licensed Physical Therapist (LPT) Salaries

Home Health/Home Care
up arrow 10%

Geriatrics
up arrow 9%

Rehabilitation
up arrow 3%

Physical Therapy
up arrow 1%

Orthopedics
0%

National Average
$65,000

Acute Care
up arrow 5%

Pediatrics
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 119 votes.

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 63%
vision benefits Vision: 49% employee benefits None: 13%
ADVERTISEMENT