Physical Therapy Salaries

How much do physical therapists make? Physical therapy salaries can vary widely based on a variety of factors, including experience, industry, and location. In the United States, the best-paid 10% of physical therapists earn more than $119,790, while the least-paid 10% earn less than $57,060. The positive job outlook for physical therapy practitioners may cause salaries to continue to increase.


Occupation Oregon Annual Mean Salary U.S. Annual Mean Salary Difference
Physical Therapists $81,480 $85,790 -$4,310
Physical Therapist Assistants $53,950 $55,250 -$1,300
Physical Therapist Aides $28,520 $27,440 $1,080

Source: May 2015 Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates, Bureau of Labor Statistics

U.S. Mean Annual Wage for Physical Therapists (USD)




Source: Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates, Bureau of Labor Statistics