AU$64,691
Avg. Salary
AU$34.52
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

AU$4,940

Profit Sharing

AU$5,000

Commission

AU$5,178

The average pay for a Physiotherapist is RM 36.00 per hour.

The average pay for a Physiotherapist is RM 29,495 per year.

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MEDIAN $35
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MEDIAN $64,691
AU$49,967 - AU$88,954
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MEDIAN: AU$64,691
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AU$26.44 - AU$47.28
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AU$0AU$93K
Salary AU$49,967 - AU$88,954
Bonus AU$206 - AU$17,423
Profit Sharing AU$5,000
Commission AU$1,396 - AU$20,729
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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AU$51,605 - AU$93,805
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,384
Hourly Data AU$0AU$71
Hourly Rate AU$26.44 - AU$47.28
Overtime AU$30.97 - AU$71.50
Annual Data AU$0AU$93K
Bonus AU$206 - AU$17,423
Commission AU$1,396 - AU$20,729
Profit Sharing AU$5,000
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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AU$51,605 - AU$93,805
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 855

Job Description for Physiotherapist

Physiotherapists are responsible for providing physical therapy for patients on behalf of their organization. They conduct different therapies such as exercise programs and joint manipulation to help heal bodily symptoms and improve patients' quality of life. Physiotherapists interact with patients to learn about their issues and concerns, develop a treatment plan and conduct follow-up to see how the treatment plan is working. Some of their main responsibilities include setting up exercises that address coordination, posture and strength issues, as well as using their hands and tools to alleviate physical problems. Physiotherapists communicate with patients' families, counselors and other therapy providers on a regular basis as well. These professionals work in a health care environment and must follow strict safety and privacy regulations to respect patient privacy and confidentiality.

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Physiotherapist Tasks

  • 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.
  • 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.

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Popular Skills for Physiotherapist

Pay by Experience Level for Physiotherapist

Pay by Experience for a Physiotherapist has a positive trend. An entry-level Physiotherapist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$63,000 based on 1,499 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Physiotherapist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$75,000 based on 316 salaries. An experienced Physiotherapist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$82,000 based on 291 salaries. A Physiotherapist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$84,000 based on 87 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$68,254

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Physiotherapist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Physiotherapist?

Physiotherapist in Gold Coast:
Pros: Giving back to the people and rehabilitation for those that need to achieve their goals.
Cons: Money and business orientation over patient care.

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Key Stats for Physiotherapist

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Physiotherapist Salaries

▲23%

▲20%

▲10%

National Average
AU$68,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Physiotherapist Salaries

▲10%

▲6%



National Average
AU$68,000


▼4%

▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 9%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 90%