Mid-Career Physical Therapist (PT) Salary

Earnings for Mid-Career Physical Therapists come in at around $71K per year on average. In the world of Mid-Career Physical Therapists, overall income ranges from $60K near the bottom to $94K at the top; this can include more than $4K from bonuses and more than $5K from profit sharing in exceptional cases. Residence and the company each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Work is enjoyable for Mid-Career Physical Therapists, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. More than half of Mid-Career Physical Therapists (66 percent) survey participants are women. Medical benefits are awarded to a fair number, and the larger part earn dental coverage. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$57,073 - $86,271
(Median)
$57K
$71K
$86K
MEDIAN: $70,778
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$30.34 - $47.26
(Median)
$30
$37
$47
MEDIAN: $37.00
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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
$57,073 - $86,271  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,036  
Profit Sharing
$200.00 - $5,120  
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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$60,192 - $93,647  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,189
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$22$44$66
Hourly Rate
$30.34 - $47.26  
   
Overtime
$20.57 - $65.99  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,036  
   
Profit Sharing
$200.00 - $5,120  
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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$60,192 - $93,647  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,066
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Pay Difference by Location


Los Angeles offers some of the highest pay in the country for Mid-Career Physical Therapists, 24 percent above the national average. Mid-Career Physical Therapists will also find cushy salaries in Houston (+12 percent), Atlanta (+7 percent), Dallas (+7 percent), and Chicago (+6 percent). Pittsburgh is the lowest-paying area, 13 percent south of the national average. Not at the bottom but still paying below the median are employers in Grand Rapids and Austin (9 percent lower and 4 percent lower, respectively).

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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 9%

Geriatrics
up arrow 8%

Home Care
up arrow 7%

Spanish Language
up arrow 6%

Rehabilitation
up arrow 3%

Acute Care
up arrow 2%

Physical Therapy
up arrow 1%

Wound Care
up arrow 1%

Patient Education
0%

Neuroscience
0%

National Average
$75,000

Orthopedics
up arrow 1%

Health and Wellness
up arrow 1%

Neurology Clinic
up arrow 2%

Pediatrics
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 332 votes.

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 78% dental benefits Dental: 62%
vision benefits Vision: 46% employee benefits None: 19%
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