The average hourly pay for a Physical Therapy Assistant at Kindred Healthcare is $30.46.
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Job Description for Physical Therapy Assistant
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. Most states require t…Read more
Popular Employer Salaries for Physical Therapy Assistant
The top respondents for the job title Physical Therapy Assistant are from the companies Reliant Rehabilitation, RehabCare and Select Rehabilitation, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Select Rehabilitation, Inc. where the average pay is $30.24. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include RehabCare and Reliant Rehabilitation, earning around $28.62 and $28.05, respectively. ATI Physical Therapy pays the lowest at around $23.87. Aegis Therapies, Inc. and HCR ManorCare also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $25.14 and $26.07, respectively.
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Skills in Physical Therapy, Geriatrics and Home Health/Home Care are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Rehabilitation.
Pay by Experience Level for Physical Therapy Assistant
An early career Physical Therapy Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $25.94 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Physical Therapy Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $31.82 based on 7 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $31.
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