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Physical Therapy Technician Salary

The average rate for a Physical Therapy Technician is $10.98 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$8.97 - $15.09
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $10
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$8.97 - $15.09  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $21.45  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$0.00 - $507  
   
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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$18,621 - $31,667  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 113
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Job Description for Physical Therapy Technician

  • Prepare, clean and maintain work area and disinfect equipment after treatment.
  • Under close supervision of a physical therapist or assistant perform select tasks in preparing the patient and administering treatment therapy.
  • Perform clerical duties; take inventory, order and stock supplies, answer telephone, take messages and complete forms.
  • Transport patients to and from treatment areas, using wheelchairs or providing standing support.

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Pay by Experience Level for Physical Therapy Technician

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

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Experience Affects Physical Therapy Technician Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 35%

Experienced
up arrow 32%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

National Average
$23,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 47% dental benefits Dental: 29%
vision benefits Vision: 21% employee benefits None: 53%
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