Mid-Career Physical Therapist (PT) Salary

Mid-Career Physical Therapists pull down an average of $75K annually. In the world of Mid-Career Physical Therapists, overall income ranges from $64K near the bottom to $99K at the top; this can include more than $10K from bonuses and more than $13K from profit sharing in exceptional cases. The company is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Female Mid-Career Physical Therapists survey participants are more prevalent than men — 65 percent of professionals. While just over a fifth report receiving no health benefits, a strong majority do receive medical coverage, and the greater part have dental, as well. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$61,869 - $91,533
$62K
$75K
$92K
MEDIAN: $75,156
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90%

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$32.47 - $50.04
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MEDIAN: $39.15
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$0$99K
Salary $61,869 - $91,533
Bonus $507 - $10,105
Profit Sharing $1,010 - $13,178
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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$64,439 - $99,126
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,189
Hourly Data $0$68
Hourly Rate $32.47 - $50.04
Overtime $42.22 - $68.80
Annual Data $0$99K
Bonus $507 - $10,105
Profit Sharing $1,010 - $13,178
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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$64,439 - $99,126
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 982

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Many Mid-Career Physical Therapists can be found at ATI Physical Therapy, RehabCare, Kindred Healthcare, Athletico, Ltd., and Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine, firms that are at the top of the field. Amedisys Home Health Care offers the highest compensation with a median salary of $101K.

Not only do salaries lack room to grow — pay ranges from $65K to just $84K — but ATI Physical Therapy offers the lowest pay in town to boot, with a median paycheck of $72K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $78,673

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Washington offers some of the highest pay in the country for Mid-Career Physical Therapists, 18 percent above the national average. Mid-Career Physical Therapists can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Los Angeles (+10 percent), New York (+8 percent), Dallas (+7 percent), and Atlanta (+3 percent). Nashville is home to the smallest salaries in the field, lagging the national average by 16 percent. Two other places where employers offer below-median salaries are Grand Rapids (14 percent less) and Denver (9 percent less).

Key Stats for Physical Therapist (PT)

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 220 votes.
5-9 years
78%
10-19 years
22%
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Skills That Affect Physical Therapist (PT) Salaries

Long Term Care
▲7%

Home Care
▲6%


Patient Education
▲5%

▲4%

Neuroscience
▲4%

Wound Care
▲3%

Acute Care
▲2%

Health and Wellness
▲2%

Rehabilitation
▲1%

Physical Therapy
▼0%

Neurology Clinic
▼0%

Spanish Language
▼0%

National Average
$79,000

▼1%

Pediatrics
▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 220 votes.

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 49%
no benefits
None: 23%
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