Avg. Salary
$41.45
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Physical Therapist (PT) is $41.45 per hour.

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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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Physical Therapist (PT) 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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Key Stats for Physical Therapist (PT)

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
50%
20 years or more
17%

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
50%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 83%
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