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Physical Therapist Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$103,172 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Physical Therapist is $103,172 a year and $50 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Physical Therapist is between $72,947 and $127,841. 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-Manhattan, New York.

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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-Manhattan, 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 %



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Physical Therapist Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Physical Therapist - Manhattan Veteran's Affairs
Jun 18
New York, United States
Ghost Rx Inc
This and other physical therapy jobs brought to you by AlliedHealthJobCafe.com Ghost Rx is looking for ONE qualified Physical Therapist to work with the VA NY Harbor Health Care System in Manhattan ...
Physical Therapist
Jun 18
New York, NY, USA
Sports Rehab LA
Seeking a full time Physical Therapist for our outpatient clinic at Sports Rehab LA. An ideal candidate would have previous experience in an outpatient setting and available for full time schedule.
Physical Therapist - Full-time or Part-time
Jun 4
New York, United States
Career Tree Network
The Physical Therapists hired will join a highly experienced multidisciplinary therapy team to treat a well-balanced mix of patients in homes of older adults. These salaried positions include a ...
School Physical Therapist Needed for the Extended School Year
Jun 18
Newark, USA
Sunbelt Staffing
Newark, NJ - We are looking to hire a Physical Therapist for the extended school year immediately. This position will provide therapy sessions for students ranging from preschool through elementary ...
Staff Physical Therapist
Jun 17
BROOKLYN HEALTH PHYSICAL THERAPY, LLCFULL TIME STAFF PHYSICAL THERAPIST Brooklyn Health Physical Therapy is a top-rated sports medicine/ortho clinic in south slope Brooklyn. We're looking for a ...
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