The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Physical Therapist Aide with Physical Therapy skills is $11.85.
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Job Description for Physical Therapist Aide
A physical therapist aide works closely with a physical therapist to provide sufficient care for their patients. This position is employed in a variety of health care environments, including hospitals, nursing homes, clinics, and doctor’s offices. Although it typically keeps daytime office hours, many aides may be required to work additional hours. This is a field that typically does not require formal education, though many employers in this area recommend completion of a physical therapy aide …Read more
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Popular Skills for Physical Therapist Aide
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Skills in Customer Service, Rehabilitation and Geriatrics are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Cleaning and Patient Education.
Pay by Experience Level for Physical Therapist Aide
An entry-level Physical Therapist Aide with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $11.93 based on 7 salaries. A mid-career Physical Therapist Aide with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.49 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Physical Therapist Aide with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.73 based on 6 salaries.
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