The average salary for a Staff Physical Therapist is $64,849 per year. A skill in Geriatrics is associated with high pay for this job.
Staff Physical Therapist Total Pay (?
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$54,795 - $80,801
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MEDIAN: $64,849
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Staff Physical Therapist Total Pay (?
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$28.65 - $44.04
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MEDIAN: $35.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$54,795 - $80,801  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,833  
Profit Sharing
$97.87 - $5,960  
Commission
$0.00 - $4,069  
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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$57,636 - $88,427  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 17 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,183
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$21$42$63
Hourly Rate
$28.65 - $44.04  
   
Overtime
$32.40 - $61.67  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,833  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $4,069  
Profit Sharing
$97.87 - $5,960  
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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$57,636 - $88,427  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 17 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,183
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Job Description for Staff Physical Therapist
The main goal of a staff physical therapist is to work with clients to help them regain physical fuction. A staff physical therapist works with people who are the victims of an accident, live with debilitating diseases, and have been confined to bed rest for a long period of time, among other conditions. A staff physical therapist both devises a plan for treatment and helps carry out that plan. Further, the staff physical therapist is in charge of the patient's documentation on recovery, so strong organizational skills are important.
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Staff Physical Therapist Tasks
  • Administer manual exercises, massage or traction to help relieve pain, increase patient strength or decrease or prevent deformity.
  • Perform an initial exam, evaluate medical records and physician's referral and determine a diagnosis prior to intervention.
  • Record prognosis, treatment, response and progress in patient's chart or computer database.
  • Discharge patient from physical therapy when projected outcomes have been attained and provide for follow-up care or referrals.
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Pay by Experience Level for Staff Physical Therapist
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay Difference By Location
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$69,000
Baltimore
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New York
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Philadelphia
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Experience Affects Staff Physical Therapist Salaries

National Average
$69,000

Skills That Affect Staff Physical Therapist Salaries

Orthopedics
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Rehabilitation
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National Average
$69,000
Acute Care
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Pediatrics
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Gender
Female
65%
female alumni
 
Male
35%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
12%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 65%
vision benefits Vision: 47% employee benefits None: 17%
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