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Based on 1,185 responses, the job of Physical Therapist Assistant has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.06 out of 5. On average, Physical Therapist Assistants are highly satisfied with their job.
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Q: What is it like working as a Physical Therapist Assistant?

April 2016
"Too much management."
Physical Therapist Assistant:
Pros: PTO, co-workers, close proximity to home, work flexibility.
Cons: Productivity, productivity, productivity.
April 2016
"How pay would not increase with inflation over the years."
Physical Therapist Assistant:
Do your homework when looking at a job. What additional hours might you be asked to work? What opportunities for advancement do you have?
July 2016
Physical Therapist Assistant:
Pros: I really enjoy the flexibility offered at my current building.
Cons: The patient load is very stressful and there is not a lot of support staff.
July 2016
"Enjoyable and satisfying."
Physical Therapist Assistant:
Pros: Helping people to feel better and find solutions to aches and pains they experience on a daily basis.
Cons: Not having solutions to fix the problems people deal with.
February 2017
"Time management."
Physical Therapist Assistant in Albuquerque:
Be flexible. Time management is key. Attention to detail. Listen to your patients.
February 2017
Physical Therapist Assistant in Youngstown:
Billing & documentation & dealing with insurances.
May 2017
"Volume, kind folks."
Physical Therapist Assistant in Greensboro:
Pros: Encouraging environment within the department.
Cons: Politics are a huge negative in this area.