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

$39.66
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$1,750
Bonus
$1,251
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The average hourly pay for a Physical Therapist (PT) in San Diego, California is $39.66.
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$31.88
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$39.66
90%
$51.76
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Hourly Rate
$32 - $52
Bonus
$409 - $5,106
Profit Sharing
$0 - $1,251
Total Pay
$65,529 - $104,958

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Popular Skills for Physical Therapist (PT)

Skills in Physical Therapy, Orthopedics, Rehabilitation, Geriatrics and Acute Care are correlated to pay that is above average.

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. A mid-career Physical Therapist (PT) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $42.24 based on 39 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 11.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Atlanta, Georgia (2.7% more) and Los Angeles, California (2.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Boston, Massachusetts (6.2% less) and Seattle, Washington (1.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 209 survey responses.
Entry Level
20.6%
Early Career
32.1%
Mid Career
18.7%
Experienced
15.8%
Late Career
12.9%