Leading companies who hire large numbers of Experienced Physical Therapist Assistants include RehabCare, Life Care Centers of America, HCR ManorCare, Genesis Rehabilitation Services Inc., and Aegis Therapies, Inc. Although Life Care Centers of America heads up the field in terms of compensation, offering the highest median salary at $92K, pay at this particular employer still varies considerably, running the full spectrum from $57K to $105K. Soaring salaries can also be found at Kindred Healthcare, Genesis Rehab Services, and RehabCare, where earnings of $69K, $63K, or $63K are standard for Experienced Physical Therapist Assistants.
Not only do salaries lack room to grow — pay ranges from $47K to just $66K — but HCR ManorCare offers the lowest pay in town to boot, with a median paycheck of $55K. Select Rehabilitation, Inc., Consonus Healthcare, and Aegis Therapies, Inc. are a few other employers known for handing out relatively lightweight salaries ($56K, $57K, and $57K respectively).