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Physiotherapist Salary

$85,158 (USD)

Average Salary

$41/hr

Average Hourly

$1,448

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Physiotherapist is $85,158 a year and $41 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Physiotherapist is between $60,210 and $105,520. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Physiotherapist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • 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.
Physiotherapist Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Physical Therapists

Job family population: 225,420

Estimated population of Physiotherapist jobs: 200,155

Rate of error: 1.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$98,722
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

About United States

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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km2). With a population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the most populous city is New York City. Forty...

Physiotherapist Job Listings for United States

Physiotherapist / Chiropractor Assistant
Jun 20
Carol Stream, IL, USA
Performance Spine and Sport
It would be a physiotherapy assistant/rehab tech position where they would be helping patients carry out prescribed stretches and exercises in our rehab facility. Sports therapy, rehab and/or ...
Physiotherapist / Chiropractor Assistant
Jun 14
Saint Charles, IL, USA
Performance Spine and Sport
It would be a physiotherapy assistant/rehab tech position where they would be helping patients carry out prescribed stretches and exercises in our rehab facility. Sports therapy, rehab and/or ...
Physiotherapist / Chiropractor Assistant
Jun 14
West Chicago, IL, USA
Performance Spine and Sport
It would be a physiotherapy assistant/rehab tech position where they would be helping patients carry out prescribed stretches and exercises in our rehab facility. Sports therapy, rehab and/or ...
Physiotherapist / Chiropractor Assistant
Jun 14
Aurora, IL, USA
Performance Spine and Sport
It would be a physiotherapy assistant/rehab tech position where they would be helping patients carry out prescribed stretches and exercises in our rehab facility. Sports therapy, rehab and/or ...
Physiotherapist / Chiropractor Assistant
Jun 14
Geneva, IL, USA
Performance Spine and Sport
It would be a physiotherapy assistant/rehab tech position where they would be helping patients carry out prescribed stretches and exercises in our rehab facility. Sports therapy, rehab and/or ...
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