The average salary for an Experienced Physiotherapist with Physical Therapy skills in Australia is AU$80,839.
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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…Read more
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Popular Skills for Physiotherapist
Diagnosis and Treatment Planning
Skills in Rehabilitation and Orthopedics are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Pain Management, Diagnosis and Treatment Planning and Elder Care.
Pay by Experience Level for Physiotherapist
An entry-level Physiotherapist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$59,854 based on 111 salaries. An early career Physiotherapist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$64,168 based on 624 salaries. A mid-career Physiotherapist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$75,025 based on 228 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$87,116.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Physiotherapist in their job title in Perth, Western Australia earn an average of 21.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Gold Coast, Queensland (12.7% more) and Sydney, New South Wales (6.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Brisbane, Queensland (6.3% less), Melbourne, Victoria (2.8% less) and Adelaide, South Australia (2.2% less).
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