The average salary for a Pediatric Physical Therapy Assistant is $48,858 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

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National Annualized Data (?
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$25,532 - $83,968  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 8
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Job Description for Pediatric Physical Therapy Assistant

Pediatric physical therapist assistants help children who have injuries and/or disabilities and rehabilitate them so they are better able to function in their daily lives. This job is often carried out in a hospital, clinic, or educational environment and under the supervision of a physical therapist, and it's important to be calm and enjoy working with children.

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Pediatric Physical Therapy Assistant Tasks

  • 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

Experienced
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Entry-Level
0%

National Average
$49,000

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 29%
dental benefits
Dental: 14%
medical benefits
Vision: 29%
dental benefits
None: 57%
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