Physical Therapist (PT) in Los Angeles Salary

A Physical Therapist (PT) in Los Angeles, California earns an average wage of $40.52 per hour. A skill in Acute Care is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$51,521 - $89,968
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$72K
$90K
MEDIAN: $72,080
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$34.58 - $52.42
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MEDIAN: $39.43
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Salary
$51,521 - $89,968  
   
Bonus
$1,011  
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$59,800 - $104,341  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 41
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Hourly Rate
$34.58 - $52.42  
   
Overtime
$58.50  
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$1,011  
   
Total Pay (?
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$59,800 - $104,341  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 41

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About Los Angeles, California

Los Angeles County, California
3,971,896
Male:
1,958,998 (49.3%)
Female:
2,012,898 (50.7%)
Los Angeles (/lɒs ˈændʒəlᵻs/, Spanish for "The Angels"), officially the City of Los Angeles and often known by its initials L.A., is the second-most populous city in the United States after New York City, the most populous city in California, and the county seat of Los Angeles County. Situated in Southern California, Los Angeles is known for its mediterranean climate, ethnic diversity, sprawling metropolis, and as a major center of the American entertainment industry. Los Angeles lies in a large coastal basin surrounded on three sides by mountains reaching up to and over 10,000 feet (3,000 m). Historically home to the Chumash and Tongva, Los Angeles was claimed by Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo for Spain in 1542 along with the rest of what would become Alta California. The city was officially founded on September 4, 1781, by Spanish governor Felipe de Neve. It became a part of Mexico in 1821 following the Mexican...
Los Angeles:
$52,024
California:
$64,500
$1,271
Los Angeles:
$542,100
California:
$449,100
4.8%

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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 $75,000 based on 44 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 $86,000 based on 21 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 $93,000 based on 10 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 $98,000 based on 7 salaries.

Key Stats for Physical Therapist (PT)

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Physical Therapist (PT) Salaries

Late-Career
▲24%

Experienced
▲18%

Mid-Career
▲10%

National Average
$79,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Physical Therapist (PT) Salaries

Acute Care
▲14%

Rehabilitation
▲4%

Geriatrics
▲2%

National Average
$79,000

Physical Therapy
▼1%

Orthopedics
▼2%

Health and Wellness
▼4%

Patient Education
▼7%

Pediatrics
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 47%
no benefits
None: 16%
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