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Movement Therapist Salary
in Montana, United States

$43,670 (USD)

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Last updated: March 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Movement Therapist is $43,670 a year and $21 an hour in Montana, United States. The average salary range for a Movement Therapist is between $32,209 and $53,223. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Montana, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Analyzes client's body movement awareness and functioning, and coaches and guides client to improve body-mind functioning and performance: Interviews client to understand individual's physical condition and reason for therapy, such as to decrease pain, improve flexibility, increase athletic performance, improve emotional expression, manage stress, or balance functioning of entire body.
  • Observes body movement patterns visually and tactilely to assess body-mind functioning and determine course of movement therapy.
  • Teaches awareness of body movement and new movement skills through methods, such as verbal instruction, suggestion to imagine new movements, touch signals, and hands-on guidance.
  • Conducts classes to teach students methods of spatial awareness and more effective and expressive movement habits.
  • Teaches clients/students methods of stress management and relaxation.
  • Evaluates effects of treatment and modifies course of therapy or instruction.
  • May demonstrate and recommend self-improvement exercises.
  • May stretch, massage, hold, shake, or brush client's body to promote range of movement, release tissue, stimulate or pacify nerves, and modify circulation of bodily fluids.
  • May role-play stressful situations to coach individual in expressing emotions non-verbally.
Movement Therapist Job Prevalence in Montana, United States

Job family: Recreational Therapists

Job family population: 18,490

Estimated population of Movement Therapist jobs: 2,870

Rate of error: 2.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Movement Therapist Job Listings for Montana, United States

Travel Therapist - Physical Therapist - Miles City
Feb 16
Miles City, United States
Host Healthcare
Travel Therapist - Physical Therapist - Miles City Your responsibilities ... Diagnose and manage movement dysfunction and enhance physical and functional abilities. Restore ...
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