$86,023
Avg. Salary
$39.15
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Physical Therapist (PT) is $39.15 per hour.

The average pay for a Physical Therapist (PT) is $86,023 per year.

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MEDIAN $86,023
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$0$121K
Salary $67,147 - $109,529
Bonus $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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$68,435 - $121,659
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 27
Hourly Data $0$148
Hourly Rate $32.82 - $60.30
Overtime $46.31 - $149
Annual Data $0$121K
Bonus $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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$68,435 - $121,659
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 51

Job Description for Physical Therapist (PT)

Physical therapists are directly involved in the recovery of patients with a wide range of medical conditions on a daily basis; problems can range from simple sprained ankles or knees to extreme disabilities, such as strokes. They are generally responsible for helping people regain the abilities to perform basic daily activities and work with patients of all ages, from children to the elderly. Some may work in small outpatient rehab facilities with athletes or those with minor disabilities, or in large inpatient rehab hospitals with those who have more severe disabilities.

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Pay by Experience Level for Physical Therapist (PT)

Pay by Experience for a Physical Therapist (PT) has a positive trend. An entry-level Physical Therapist (PT) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $77,000 based on 15 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Physical Therapist (PT) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $86,000 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Physical Therapist (PT) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $91,000 based on 7 salaries. A Physical Therapist (PT) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $93,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Physical Therapist (PT)

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 26 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
15%

Experience Affects Physical Therapist (PT) Salaries

Late-Career
▲11%

Experienced
▲7%

Mid-Career
▲1%

National Average
$84,000

Entry-Level
▼9%

Skills That Affect Physical Therapist (PT) Salaries

Home Health/Home Care
▲9%

Orthopedics
▲8%

Geriatrics
▲4%

National Average
$84,000

Physical Therapy
▼2%

Rehabilitation
▼5%

Long Term Care
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 26 votes.

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 68%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
no benefits
None: 31%