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Mid-Career Physical Therapist (PT) Salary

Median pay for Mid-Career Physical Therapists is around $71K per year. In the world of Mid-Career Physical Therapists, total cash compensation can vary between $60K and $94K. Each package generally includes bonuses and profit sharing proceeds, and in exceptional cases, those amounts can reach heights of $4K and $5K, respectively. Residence and the company each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. A fair number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and more than half collect dental insurance. The majority of Mid-Career Physical Therapists (66 percent) who took the survey are female. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$56,996 - $86,135
(Median)
$57K
$71K
$86K
MEDIAN: $70,507
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$30.25 - $47.55
(Median)
$30
$37
$48
MEDIAN: $37.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$56,996 - $86,135  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,019  
Profit Sharing
$200.67 - $5,195  
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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$60,083 - $93,706  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,186
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$23$46$69
Hourly Rate
$30.25 - $47.55  
   
Overtime
$20.27 - $66.40  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,019  
   
Profit Sharing
$200.67 - $5,195  
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).
)
$60,083 - $93,706  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,075
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Popular Employer Salaries for Mid-Career Physical Therapist (PT)


Mid-Career Physical Therapists seeking a sizable paycheck can earn the most at Amedisys Home Health Care, where the average salary comes to $101K.

Pay Difference by Location


For Mid-Career Physical Therapists, working in the bustling city of Los Angeles has its advantages, including an above-average pay rate. Mid-Career Physical Therapists will also find cushy salaries in Houston (+12 percent), Dallas (+8 percent), Chicago (+7 percent), and Atlanta (+7 percent). Those in the field find the lowest salaries in Pittsburgh, 13 percent below the national average. A couple other locations with smaller-than-average paychecks include Grand Rapids (9 percent lower) and Austin (6 percent lower).

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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Physical Therapist (PT) Salaries

Long Term Care
up arrow 11%

Home Health/Home Care
up arrow 10%

Geriatrics
up arrow 8%

Home Care
up arrow 8%

Spanish Language
up arrow 7%

Rehabilitation
up arrow 4%

Acute Care
up arrow 2%

Wound Care
up arrow 2%

Physical Therapy
up arrow 1%

Patient Education
up arrow 1%

Neuroscience
0%

National Average
$74,000

Orthopedics
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Health and Wellness
up arrow 1%

Neurology Clinic
up arrow 3%

Pediatrics
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 362 votes.

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 79% dental benefits Dental: 63%
vision benefits Vision: 45% employee benefits None: 19%
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