$64,573
Avg. Salary
$28.97
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Physical Therapist (PT) in Asheville, North Carolina is $28.97 per hour.

The average pay for a Physical Therapist (PT) in Asheville, North Carolina is $64,573 per year.

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Salary $64,573
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$44,610 - $77,358
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 26 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

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 in large inpatient rehab hospitals with those who have more severe disabilities.

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Physical Therapist (PT) Tasks
  • Record prognosis, treatment, response and progress in patient's chart or computer database.
  • Discharge patient from physical therapy when projected outcomes have been attained and provide for follow-up care or referrals.
  • Administer manual exercises, massage or traction to help relieve pain, increase patient strength or decrease or prevent deformity.
  • Perform an initial exam, evaluate medical records and physician's referral and determine a diagnosis prior to intervention.

About Asheville, North Carolina

Buncombe County, North Carolina
88,507
Male:
42,100 (47.6%)
Female:
46,407 (52.4%)
Asheville is a city in and the county seat of Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States. It is the largest city in Western North Carolina, and the 11th largest city in North Carolina. The city's population was 83,393 according to the 2010 United States census. It is the principal city in the four-county Asheville metropolitan area, with a population of 424,858 in 2010. Asheville is home to the United States National Climatic Data Center (NCDC), the world's largest active archive of weather data. Origins Before the arrival of the Europeans, the land where Asheville now exists lay within the boundaries of the Cherokee Nation. In 1540, Spanish explorer Hernando de Soto came to the area, bringing the first European visitors along with European diseases, which seriously depleted the native population. The area was used as an open hunting ground until the middle of the 19th century. The history of Asheville, as a town,...
Asheville:
$43,061
North Carolina:
$47,830
$910
Asheville:
$201,600
North Carolina:
$160,100
2.5%

Physical Therapist (PT) Job Listings

Key Stats for Physical Therapist (PT)

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %
Less than 1 year
25%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
25%

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 33%
vision benefits
Vision: 22%
no benefits
None: 33%