Average Early-Career Physical Therapist (PT) with Acute Care Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$67,401
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The average salary for an Early-Career Physical Therapist (PT) with Acute Care skills in Chicago, Illinois is $67,401.
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$63k
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$67k
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$74k
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Popular Skills for Physical Therapist (PT)

Skills in Physical Therapy, Orthopedics, Rehabilitation, Patient Education and Pediatrics 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 $66,603 based on 6 salaries. A mid-career Physical Therapist (PT) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $73,926 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Physical Therapist (PT) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $0 based on 6 salaries.
Employees with Physical Therapist (PT) in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 18.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (14.3% more) and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (8.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Boston, Massachusetts (7.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 18 survey responses.
Entry Level
33.3%
Mid Career
33.3%
Experienced
33.3%