Average Mid-Career Physical Therapist (PT) Hourly Pay in San Diego, California

$42.24
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$2,250
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The average hourly pay for a Mid-Career Physical Therapist (PT) in San Diego, California is $42.24.
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$36
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$42.24
90%
$53.68
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Hourly Rate
$36 - $54
Bonus
$0 - $2,250
Total Pay
$73,092 - $108,865

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Popular Skills for Physical Therapist (PT)

Skills in Rehabilitation and Geriatrics are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Orthopedics and Physical Therapy.

Pay by Experience Level for Physical Therapist (PT)

An entry-level Physical Therapist (PT) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $34.65 based on 43 salaries. An early career Physical Therapist (PT) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $36.41 based on 67 salaries. An experienced Physical Therapist (PT) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $46.93 based on 33 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $46.
Employees with Physical Therapist (PT) in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 9.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (2.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Denver, Colorado (14.9% less), Boston, Massachusetts (13.5% less) and Chicago, Illinois (6.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 170 survey responses.
Entry Level
25.3%
Early Career
39.4%
Experienced
19.4%
Late Career
15.9%