The average salary for a Physical Therapist (PT) in St. Louis, Missouri is $61,489.
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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 i…Read more
The top respondents for the job title Physical Therapist (PT) are from the companies Athletico, Ltd., SSM Health Care and SSM Health Care. Reported salaries are highest at Athletico, Ltd. where the average pay is $60,298. SSM Health Care pays the lowest at around $56,460.
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Popular Skills for Physical Therapist (PT)
Skills in Physical Therapy, Orthopedics, Geriatrics, Rehabilitation and Patient Education 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 $58,609 based on 23 salaries. An early career Physical Therapist (PT) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $60,821 based on 39 salaries. A mid-career Physical Therapist (PT) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $65,131 based on 31 salaries. An experienced Physical Therapist (PT) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $69,042 based on 19 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $80,000.
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Employees with Physical Therapist (PT) in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 26.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (22.9% more) and Seattle, Washington (18.2% more).
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