$82,710
Avg. Salary
$40.65
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Registered Physical Therapist with Acute Care skills is $40.65 per hour.

The average pay for a Registered Physical Therapist with Acute Care skills is $82,710 per year.

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MEDIAN $82,710
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$0$106K
Salary $82,710
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$67,335 - $106,314
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 2 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 5
Hourly Data $0$64
Hourly Rate $31.71 - $50.34
Overtime $64.00
Annual Data $0$106K
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$67,335 - $106,314
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 2 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 18

Job Description for Registered Physical Therapist

Registered physical therapists provide rehabilitation and treatment therapies to patients with chronic conditions or acute injuries; treatments and therapies may include gait training, mobility exercises, and strength conditioning exercises. Registered physical therapists may also utilize specialized exercises, hot-and-cold therapy, and electro-therapy to restore bodily functions, increase mobility, and reduce pain. Patients generally include surgical patients, accident victims, and disabled persons.

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Registered Physical Therapist Tasks

  • Record prognosis, treatment, response and progress in patient's chart or computer database.
  • Discharge patient from physical therapy when projected outcomes have been attained and provide for follow-up care or referrals.
  • Administer manual exercises, massage or traction to help relieve pain, increase patient strength or decrease or prevent deformity.
  • Perform an initial exam, evaluate medical records and physician's referral and determine a diagnosis prior to intervention.

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Q: What is it like working as a Registered Physical Therapist?

Registered Physical Therapist in Indianapolis:
"Physical therapist."
Pros: The fact that I can make sick people functional and bring life back.
Cons: Underpaid. Unrecognized.

Key Stats for Registered Physical Therapist

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
43%
20 years or more
26%

Experience Affects Registered Physical Therapist Salaries

Experienced
▲4%

Late-Career
▲3%

National Average
$84,000

Entry-Level
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
43%
20 years or more
26%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 68%
dental benefits
Dental: 53%
vision benefits
Vision: 42%
no benefits
None: 32%