Physical Therapist Directors in the United States with more than 10 years of experience in their profession represent just under two-thirds of Physical Therapist Directors. Salaries average out to around $85K per year and spread from $72K to $107K per year. With some bonuses approaching $10K and certain profit sharing proceeds approaching $19K, overall incomes of Physical Therapist Directors spread between $72K and $107K depending on individual performance. Residence and years of experience each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. The majority of Physical Therapist Directors claim high levels of job satisfaction. Women are just slightly outnumbered, with male Physical Therapist Directors making up 53 percent of survey respondents. A large number enjoy medical while a majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to just under one-half. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$70,307 - $104,574
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MEDIAN: $85,047
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$70,307 - $104,574  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,978  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $19,000  
Total Pay (?
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$72,071 - $106,813  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 134
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Hourly Rate
$31.94 - $49.35  
   
Hourly Tips
$5.00  
Overtime
$45.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,978  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $19,000  
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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$72,071 - $106,813  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 19

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Job Description for Physical Therapist Director

Physical therapist directors are responsible for leading staff and monitoring operations of a clinical facility, as well as ensuring the proper handling of patients, enforcing privacy laws, and reviewing reports of the progress of patients. They may also work with insurance representatives within their company to ensure that proper payments are made.

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Physical Therapist Director Tasks

  • Oversee departmental staff operations, business planning and budget development.
  • Oversee the treatments, services and reporting of patient cases.
  • Plan and direct the physical therapy program.
  • Ensure services are in compliance with professional and clinical competency standards, state and federal regulatory requirements.

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Popular Skills for Physical Therapist Director


Physical Therapist Directors report a narrow range of specific skills. Those who have experience with Geriatrics, Physical Therapy, and Orthopedics can expect to be compensated well for these skills. Those educated in Orthopedics tend to be well versed in Geriatrics.

Pay by Experience Level for Physical Therapist Director

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Physical Therapist Directors do not generally earn higher incomes from more experience in the field. Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience make $81K, but folks with five to 10 years under their belts enjoy an appreciably larger median of $87K. Physical Therapist Directors bring in $90K after working for 10 to 20 years. Respondents who claim more than 20 years of experience may encounter pay that doesn't quite reflect their extensive experience; these veterans report a median income of around $91K.

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Key Stats for Physical Therapist Director

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
46%
20 years or more
20%
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Experience Affects Physical Therapist Director Salaries




National Average
$87,000

Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect Physical Therapist Director Salaries


Physical Therapy
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National Average
$87,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
46%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 47%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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