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Physical Therapy Manager Salary

Earnings for Physical Therapy Managers in the United States come in at around $79K per year on average. Final cash compensation to Physical Therapy Managers varies from around $59K to approximately $99K; choice pay grades include potential for bonuses and profit sharing as high as $8K and $8K, respectively. Career duration and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Job satisfaction for Physical Therapy Managers is high. A fair number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and the greater part collect dental insurance. Women make up a slight majority of Physical Therapy Managers (54 percent) survey respondents. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$65,716 - $95,288
(Median)
$66K
$79K
$95K
MEDIAN: $79,273
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90%

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$17.39 - $46.67
(Median)
$17
$37
$47
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$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$65,716 - $95,288  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,048  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $7,500  
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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$59,306 - $98,539  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 216
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$24$48$72
Hourly Rate
$17.39 - $46.67  
   
Overtime
$34.84 - $69.60  
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 - $8,048  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $7,500  
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).
)
$59,306 - $98,539  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 104

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Job Description for Physical Therapy Manager

Physical therapy managers oversee staff and day-to-day operations at their places of work. Where they work, exactly, varies greatly. Many are employed within private physical clinics, as well as hospitals, nursing homes, rehabilitation centers, sports facilities, schools, health centers, and many other organizations. Regardless of location, however, their duties remain similar across the board. These include: seeing and evaluating patients; providing rehabilitative care; training and directing staff and operations; providing technical direction regarding patient cases hiring and training new assistants and staff; and, sometimes, running informative programs.

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Physical Therapy Manager Tasks

  • As a clinician, supervise staff and give technical direction with evaluation and treatment of patients.
  • Ensure services are in compliance with professional standards, state and federal regulatory requirements.
  • Monitor budget and utilize operational resources, stay abreast of new therapy approaches.
  • Manage the selection, training and development of staff.
  • Oversee day-to-day operational and clinical activities of the PT department.

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Just a handful of professional skills are reported by Physical Therapy Managers who took the survey. Physical Therapy and Orthopedics are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay. Those with knowledge of Orthopedics tend to be skilled in Physical Therapy as well.

Pay by Experience Level for Physical Therapy Manager

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


Folks with fewer than five years of experience take home $73K on average, and those who have worked for five to 10 years see a bigger median salary of $77K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Physical Therapy Managers make a median salary of $87K. For some reason, Physical Therapy Managers with more than two decades of experience report lower paychecks overall; the median sum in this group sits near $84K.

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Experience Affects Physical Therapy Manager Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 8%

Late-Career
up arrow 5%

National Average
$80,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

Entry-Level
up arrow 9%

Skills That Affect Physical Therapy Manager Salaries

Physical Therapy
up arrow 3%

Orthopedics
up arrow 2%

National Average
$80,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 64 votes.

Gender

Female
54 %
Male
46 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 77% dental benefits Dental: 69%
vision benefits Vision: 44% employee benefits None: 16%
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