Physical Therapist Assistant in Jacksonville, Florida Salary

How much does a Physical Therapist Assistant make in Jacksonville, FL? In Jacksonville, a Physical Therapist Assistant takes home an average of $24.29 per hour. This is 4% less than the national average for a Physical Therapist Assistant which is $25.35 per hour. Wages for a Physical Therapist Assistant in Jacksonville range from $20.99 per hour to $30.75 per hour. Total Annual Pay, which includes hourly rate and overtime for a Physical Therapist Assistant in Jacksonville ranges from $40,060 to $69,753 annually. Among those reporting, there is an average job satisfaction rating of 4 out of 5 stars. Men make up a majority of the Physical Therapist Assistant workforce in Jacksonville among those reporting — 57 percent to be exact. Many report receiving medical and dental benefits from their employer.

$20.99 - $30.75
$21
$24
$31
MEDIAN: $24.29
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Hourly Data $0$39
Hourly Rate $20.99 - $30.75
Overtime $39.00
Annual Data $0$69K
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$40,060 - $69,753
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 19

Job Description for Physical Therapist Assistant

Physical therapist assistants are responsible for facilitating physical therapy tasks on behalf of their organization. They are in charge of interacting with patients, asking their medical histories, and providing the best service possible. They have a professional attitude that can help increase patient satisfaction.

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Physical Therapist Assistant Tasks

  • Fit and train patients for orthopedic braces, prostheses, and supportive devices, such as crutches.
  • Transport patients to and from treatment areas, lift and transfer them according to positioning requirements, secure into or onto therapy equipment.
  • Monitor operation of equipment and record use of equipment.
  • Observe and document the progress of treatment.
  • Assist physical therapists in providing physical therapy treatments and procedures.

About Jacksonville, Florida

Duval County, Florida
868,031
Male:
419,203 (48.3%)
Female:
448,828 (51.7%)
Jacksonville is a seaport city and the seat of Duval County, Florida, United States. With an estimated 868,031 residents as of 2015, Jacksonville is the most populous city in both the state of Florida and the southeastern United States. As of 2015, it is estimated to be the 12th most populous city in the United States and largest city by area in the contiguous United States. The Jacksonville metropolitan area has a population of 1,573,606 and is the 40th largest in the United States and fourth largest in the state of Florida. The city is situated on the banks of the St. Johns River, in the First Coast region of North Florida, about 25 miles (40 km) south of the Georgia state line and 340 miles (550 km) north of Miami. Prior to European settlement the Jacksonville area was inhabited by Native American people known as the Timucua. In 1564, the French...
Jacksonville:
$48,239
Florida:
$49,426
$963
Jacksonville:
$146,500
Florida:
$179,800
4.6%

Physical Therapist Assistant Job Listings

Key Stats for Physical Therapist Assistant

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
67%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
10%

Skills That Affect Physical Therapist Assistant Salaries

Rehabilitation
▲20%

Long Term Care
▲6%

Geriatrics
▲1%

National Average
$51,000

Physical Therapy
▼2%

Orthopedics
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
67%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 62%
dental benefits
Dental: 54%
vision benefits
Vision: 38%
no benefits
None: 38%