Average Entry-Level Physical Therapist (PT) Salary in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

$63,761
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Physical Therapist (PT) in Baton Rouge, Louisiana is $63,761.
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Job Description for Physical Therapist (PT)

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Physical Therapist (PT). Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Physical Therapist (PT)
Licensed Physical Therapist (LPT)
Senior Physical Therapist
Lead Physical Therapist (PT)
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
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Pay by Experience Level for Physical Therapist (PT)

An early career Physical Therapist (PT) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $66,784 based on 8 salaries. A mid-career Physical Therapist (PT) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $73,899 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Physical Therapist (PT) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $93,500 based on 6 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $87,500.
Employees with Physical Therapist (PT) in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 11.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (11.5% more) and San Diego, California (9.6% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 25 survey responses.
Early Career
32.0%
Mid Career
24.0%
Experienced
24.0%
Late Career
20.0%