Average Early-Career Physical Therapist (PT) Salary in Washington, District of Columbia

$71,301
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$4,958
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The average salary for an Early-Career Physical Therapist (PT) in Washington, District of Columbia is $71,301.
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$61k
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$71k
90%
$84k
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$61k - $84k
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$4k - $5k
Total Pay
$62k - $89k

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Popular Skills for Physical Therapist (PT)

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

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 $69,676 based on 22 salaries. A mid-career Physical Therapist (PT) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $79,643 based on 26 salaries. An experienced Physical Therapist (PT) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $77,000 based on 12 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $91,475.
Employees with Physical Therapist (PT) in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 8.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (2.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Boston, Massachusetts (6.9% less), Atlanta, Georgia (3.7% less) and Chicago, Illinois (2.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 67 survey responses.
Entry Level
32.8%
Mid Career
38.8%
Experienced
17.9%
Late Career
10.4%