Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant (LPTA) is $29.11
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant (LPTA)s?
An experienced Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant (LPTA) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $30.49 based on 9 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $32.
What Do Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant (LPTA)s Do?
A licensed physical therapist assistant (LPTA) works with people who have had a change in ability to perform the activities of daily living due to an accident or illness. An LPTA assists these people through methods such as massage, exercise, and water therapy. Their goal is to improve the patient's ability to perform activities of daily living on their own again. The LPTA takes notes as to the patient's progress and reports directly to the physical therapist.
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