Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Physical Therapy Assistant is $34.39
What Do Physical Therapy Assistants Do?
Most of the time, a physical therapy assistant works under the guidance, supervision, and direction of a licensed physical therapist. They help with many things that a physical therapist typically attends to, but they often have less involvement in treatment planning. A physical therapy assistant helps fulfill the care plan, which is intended to help the patient recover from injuries, illnesses, and surgeries, as well as to regain movement and assist with pain management.
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