Physical Therapist (PT) with Long Term Care Skills Salary

An average Physical Therapist with Long Term Care skills can expect to take home roughly $39.38 per hour. Location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by tenure and the particular employer. The majority of Physical Therapists with Long Term Care skills claim high levels of job satisfaction. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, nearly one-fourth are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by a strong majority and dental insurance is reported by a majority. Most Physical Therapists with Long Term Care skills survey respondents are women (71 percent). The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$59,914 - $100,021
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MEDIAN: $77,743
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$31.98 - $47.88
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MEDIAN: $39.38
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National Salary Data (?
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$59,914 - $100,021  
   
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$103.04 - $19,392  
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$64,185 - $101,772  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 138
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
$31.98 - $47.88  
   
Overtime
$45.98 - $68.73  
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$103.04 - $19,392  
   
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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$64,185 - $101,772  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 422

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Known for taking on a considerable number of Physical Therapists with Long Term Care skills, RehabCare, Kindred Healthcare, Aegis Therapies, Inc., HCR ManorCare, and Signature Healthcare, LLC are leading firms in the industry. The biggest paychecks can be found at Genesis Group — the median salary there is $89K. Other leaders in compensation levels are HCR ManorCare at $87K, Signature Healthcare, LLC at $83K, and RehabCare, where Physical Therapists with Long Term Care skills annually earn $81K.

Also sliding in at the lower end of the scale are Aegis Therapies, Inc. ($80K), Sava Senior Care ($81K), and RehabCare ($81K).

Pay by Experience Level for Physical Therapist (PT)

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


For Physical Therapists with Long Term Care skills, level of experience appears to be a somewhat less important part of the salary calculation — more experience does not correlate to noticeably higher pay. The average beginner in this position makes around $75K, but folks who have been around for five to 10 years see a markedly higher median salary of $84K. On average, Physical Therapists with Long Term Care skills make $89K following one to two decades on the job. People who have worked for more than 20 years report a median income of $90K, which is barely higher than the median for folks with 10 to 20 years of experience.

Key Stats for Physical Therapist (PT)

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 53 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
18%
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Experience Affects Physical Therapist (PT) Salaries

Late-Career
▲9%

Experienced
▲8%

Mid-Career
▲3%

National Average
$82,000

Entry-Level
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 53 votes.

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
vision benefits
Vision: 47%
dental benefits
None: 27%
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