Average Physical Therapist (PT) with Physical Therapy Skills Salary

$71,360
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$2,022
Bonus
$2,250
Commission
$2,514
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The average salary for a Physical Therapist (PT) with Physical Therapy skills is $71,360.
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What Do Physical Therapist (PT)s Do?

The top respondents for the job title Physical Therapist (PT) are from the companies ATI Physical Therapy, Athletico, Ltd. and Select Medical Corporation. Reported salaries are highest at Kindred Healthcare where the average pay is $89,297. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include RehabCare and Fox Rehabilitation, earning around $86,686 and $73,056, respectively. Athletico, Ltd. pays the lowest at around $67,824. Select Physical Therapy and ATI Physical Therapy also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $69,417 and $69,849, respectively.

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What Are Popular Skills for Physical Therapist (PT)s?

Skills in Orthopedics, Rehabilitation, Geriatrics and Acute Care are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Patient Education.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Physical Therapist (PT)s?

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 $66,715 based on 1,561 salaries. An early career Physical Therapist (PT) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $69,641 based on 3,610 salaries. A mid-career Physical Therapist (PT) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $76,924 based on 1,672 salaries. An experienced Physical Therapist (PT) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $83,642 based on 1,520 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $87,665.
Employees with Physical Therapist (PT) in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 9.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (7.0% more) and Seattle, Washington (1.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Boston, Massachusetts (4.8% less), Atlanta, Georgia (2.7% less) and Houston, Texas (1.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 9,440 survey responses.
Entry Level
16.5%
Early Career
38.2%
Mid Career
17.7%
Experienced
16.1%
Late Career
11.4%