Pediatric Physical Therapy Assistant Salary (United States)

The average wage for a Pediatric Physical Therapy Assistant is $24.72 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career.
Pediatric Physical Therapy Assistant Total Pay (?
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$32,569 - $65,889
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $44,714
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Pediatric Physical Therapy Assistant Total Pay (?
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$16.89 - $36.39
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MEDIAN: $24.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$32,569 - $65,889  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,973  
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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$33,123 - $73,674  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 58
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$16.89 - $36.39  
   
Overtime
$29.16 - $33.06  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,973  
   
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).
)
$33,123 - $73,674  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 58
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Job Description for Pediatric Physical Therapy Assistant

  • Observe and document the progress of treatment.
  • Assist physical therapists in providing physical therapy treatments and procedures.
  • Monitor operation of equipment and record use of equipment.
  • Fit and train patients for orthopedic braces, prostheses, and supportive devices, such as crutches.
  • Transport patients to and from treatment areas, lift and transfer them according to positioning requirements, secure into or onto therapy equipment.

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Experience Affects Pediatric Physical Therapy Assistant Salaries

Mid-Career
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National Average
$49,000
Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
97%
female alumni
 
Male
3%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
22%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 67% dental benefits Dental: 46%
vision benefits Vision: 20% employee benefits None: 30%
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