The average salary for an Early-Career Physical Therapist (PT) in Bakersfield, California is $73,784.
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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
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Employees with Physical Therapist (PT) in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 4.9% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Boston, Massachusetts (10.4% less), Atlanta, Georgia (6.4% less) and Chicago, Illinois (6.3% less).
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