The average rate for a Physiotherapist with Orthopedics skills is C$37.61 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

C$46,299 - C$116,585
C$46K
C$69K
C$120K
MEDIAN: C$68,960
10%
50%
90%
C$30.41 - C$49.40
C$30
C$36
C$49
MEDIAN: C$36.44
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$116K
Salary C$46,299 - C$116,585
Bonus C$2,000
Profit Sharing C$20,000
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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C$56,911 - C$106,042
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 104
Hourly Data C$0C$74
Hourly Rate C$30.41 - C$49.40
Hourly Tips C$2.08
Overtime C$1.76 - C$74.50
Annual Data C$0C$106K
Bonus C$2,000
Profit Sharing C$20,000
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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C$56,911 - C$106,042
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 153

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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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 C$71,000 based on 76 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 C$77,000 based on 38 salaries. An experienced Physiotherapist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$82,000 based on 37 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 C$94,000 based on 10 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$74,549

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Key Stats for Physiotherapist

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 24 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Physiotherapist Salaries

Late-Career
▲26%

▲10%

Mid-Career
▲3%

National Average
C$75,000

▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 45%
dental benefits
Dental: 40%
vision benefits
Vision: 32%
no benefits
None: 55%