Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant (LPTA) with Pediatrics Skills Salary

Licensed Physical Therapist Assistants with Pediatrics skills can expect to earn an average of $24.68 per hour. While some workers in this profession — approximately two in five — do not have any health coverage, half do receive medical benefits and roughly two-fifths have dental insurance. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$36,358 - $56,101
$49K
MEDIAN: $49,032
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$19.57 - $31.42
$20
$25
$31
MEDIAN: $24.68
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$49,032  
   
Bonus
$372.00  
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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$36,092 - $63,891  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$19.57 - $31.42  
   
Overtime
$36.73  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$372.00  
   
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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$36,092 - $63,891  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 17

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Pay by Experience Level for Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant (LPTA)

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


Respondents with less than five years' experience take home $44K on average. In contrast, those who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably higher average of $54K. Licensed Physical Therapist Assistants with Pediatrics skills see a median salary of $58K after reaching one to two decades on the job. Survey respondents who have worked for more than 20 years actually report somewhat lower incomes of $56K.

Key Stats for Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant (LPTA)

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
039
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant (LPTA) Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 13%

Late-Career
up arrow 10%

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

National Average
$51,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 50%
dental benefits
Dental: 39%
vision benefits
Vision: 22%
dental benefits
None: 39%
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