The average hourly pay for a Physiotherapist in Canada is C$36.35.
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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
Popular Employer Salaries for Physiotherapist
The top respondents for the job title Physiotherapist are from the companies CBI Health Group, Lifemark Health and Lifemark Physiotherapy. Reported salaries are highest at Physio Pro where the average pay is C$45.00. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include CBI Health Group, earning around C$36.46. PT Health pays the lowest at around C$34.59. Lifemark Health also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying C$35.65.
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Popular Skills for Physiotherapist
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Skills in Physical Therapy, Orthopedics, Acupuncture and Rehabilitation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Pain Management.
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 C$34.45 based on 100 salaries. An early career Physiotherapist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$35.52 based on 523 salaries. A mid-career Physiotherapist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$37.95 based on 218 salaries. An experienced Physiotherapist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$40.31 based on 159 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$43.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Physiotherapist in their job title in Hamilton, Ontario earn an average of 6.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Toronto, Ontario (1.5% more) and Calgary, Alberta (1.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Winnipeg, Manitoba (4.7% less), Vancouver, British Columbia (1.7% less) and London, Ontario (0.6% less).
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