Physical Therapist (PT) in Chicago, Illinois Salary

The average salary for a Physical Therapist (PT) in Chicago, Illinois is $69,016 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Home Health/Home Care and Geriatrics.

$60,768 - $81,933
$61K
$70K
$82K
MEDIAN: $69,644
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$30.78 - $68.36
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$68
MEDIAN: $40.12
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$0$96K
Salary $60,768 - $81,933
Bonus $986 - $15,513
Total Pay (?
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$61,689 - $96,542
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 82
Hourly Data $0$68
Hourly Rate $30.78 - $68.36
Overtime $57.00
Annual Data $0$96K
Bonus $986 - $15,513
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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$61,689 - $96,542
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 43

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

Physical Therapist (PT) Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Physical Therapist (PT)

Pay by Experience for a Physical Therapist (PT) has a positive trend. An entry-level Physical Therapist (PT) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $69,000 based on 70 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Physical Therapist (PT) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $78,000 based on 28 salaries. An experienced Physical Therapist (PT) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $83,000 based on 25 salaries. A Physical Therapist (PT) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $90,000 based on 14 salaries.

Key Stats for Physical Therapist (PT)

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Physical Therapist (PT) Salaries

Late-Career
▲24%

▲14%

▲8%

National Average
$72,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Physical Therapist (PT) Salaries

Home Health/Home Care
▲36%

Geriatrics
▲21%

Long Term Care
▲8%


Patient Education
▲6%

Acute Care
▲2%

National Average
$72,000

▼2%

Rehabilitation
▼3%

Neuroscience
▼6%

Health and Wellness
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
no benefits
None: 17%
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