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Physical Therapist Salary
in New York, United States

$94,346 (USD)

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Last updated: March 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Physical Therapist is $94,346 a year and $45 an hour in New York, United States. The average salary range for a Physical Therapist is between $66,706 and $116,904. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for a Physical Therapist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Administers medically prescribed physical therapy treatment on patients suffering from injuries, or muscle, nerve, joint, and bone diseases, to restore function, relieve pain, and prevent disability.
  • Reviews physician's referral (prescription) and patient's condition and medical records to determine physical therapy treatment required.
  • Plans and develops written treatment programs based on evaluation of patient data.
  • Evaluates and tests patient's strength, motor development, sensory perception, functional capacity, and respiratory and circulatory efficiency, and records findings to develop or revise treatment programs.
  • Administers manual exercises to improve and maintain function.
  • Instructs, motivates, and assists patient to perform various physical activities, such as nonmanual exercises, ambulatory functional activities, daily-living activities, and in use of assistant and supportive devices, such as crutches, canes, and prostheses.
  • Requires State license.
Physical Therapist Job Prevalence in New York, United States

Job family: Physical Therapists

Job family population: 225,420

Estimated population of Physical Therapist jobs: 200,155

Rate of error: 1.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Physical Therapist Job Listings for New York, United States

Physical Therapist
Mar 14
New York, NY, USA
Clover Health Services
Physical Therapist Shift Details : 40 hours; 5 days/week Responsibilities * Meets the patient's goals and needs and provides quality care by assessing and interpreting evaluations and test results ...
Licensed Physical Therapist (Relocation to Delray Beach, FL)
Mar 13
New York, NY, USA
Vado Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine
Outpatient clinic in Delray Beach is in search of a licensed Physical Therapist! This is a growing practice with a robust client base that has become very loyal. Our treatment is second to none. Come ...
Physical Therapist
Mar 13
New York, NY, USA
Reliable Staffing
Looking for a License Physical Therapist Job Duties include: * Consulting with patients to learn about their physical condition and symptoms * Diagnosing movement dysfunction and developing a ...
Physical Therapist
Mar 11
New York, NY, USA
Administers physical therapy treatments by giving massages,myofascial release ; initiating traction; applying physical agents; moist packs, , and ultrasound machines; directing treatments given by ...
Physical Therapist
Mar 21
Union City, NJ, USA
McCall and Lee
Physical Therapist PT Mixed Setting Great Pay + Great Benefits + Great Perks New Grads Accepted Room for Advancement This location has all the appeal of small town and lower cost of living while ...
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