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Physical Therapist Assistant Salary
in Montana, United States

$51,048 (USD)

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Last updated: March 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Physical Therapist Assistant is $51,048 a year and $25 an hour in Montana, United States. The average salary range for a Physical Therapist Assistant is between $37,287 and $62,527. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a Physical Therapist Assistant. 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

  • Performs physical therapy treatments on patients, working under direction of, and as assistant to, Physical Therapist.
  • Assists patients with active and passive manual therapeutic exercises, and gives therapeutic massage, and heat, light, sound, water, and electrical modality treatments, such as ultrasound, electrical stimulation, ultraviolet, infrared, and hot and cold packs.
  • Applies traction to relieve neck and back pain, using intermittent and static traction equipment.
  • Instructs, motivates, and assists patients to learn and improve functional activities, such as perambulation, transfer, ambulation, and daily-living activities.
  • Observes patients during treatments, and compiles and evaluates data on patients' responses to treatments and progress and reports verbally or in writing to Physical Therapist.
Physical Therapist Assistant Job Prevalence in Montana, United States

Job family: Physical Therapist Assistants

Job family population: 90,170

Estimated population of Physical Therapist Assistant jobs: 83,966

Rate of error: 1.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Physical Therapist Assistant Job Listings for Montana, United States

Physical Therapist Assistant in Billings, MT!
Mar 12
Billings, MT, USA
We are looking for physical therapist assistants who want to make a difference. Caring PTs and PTAs in our two Billings locations are why we make a big impact in our community. Our philosophy of ...
Physical Therapy Assistant
Feb 1
Great Falls, United States
Benefis Health System
Administers treatments and physical agents as directed by the staff Physical Therapist, after the physical therapist has evaluated the patient. The Physical Therapy Assistant assists with restoration ...
Feb 27
Billings, Montana, USA
Aureus Medical Group
PTA (Physical Therapist Assistant) Specialty/Modality: Physical Therapy AssistantLicenses/Certifications: CPR/BLS (Basic Life Support), State License-Physical Therapy Assistant-MontanaPhysical ...
Therapist / Physical Therapist Assistant Job in Missoula, Montana / Hospital
Jan 5
Missoula, Montana, USA
Concentric Healthcare Staffing
We are looking for a PTA 13 weeks contract, to work at a hospital outside of Missoula, MT. Candidates must have, 3 years of experience. Comes with full time hours and excellent pay! Great place for ...
Physical Therapist, Inpatient (Full Time)
Mar 1
Great Falls, United States
Benefis Health System
Responsible for direction of the Physical Therapy Department certified staff, including Physical Therapy Assistants, and Restorative aides and Physical Therapy and Physical Therapy Assistant students
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