How much does a Physical Therapy Assistant make in the United States?

Average Physical Therapy Assistant Salary

High Confidence

$1,210/week

This is 48% lower than the therapy US average of $1,792.

Estimate based on 506 active jobs in the last 90 days.

Where do Physical Therapy Assistants get paid the most?

StateAverage Weekly SalaryMax Weekly Salary
Maine$1,676$2,260
Kentucky$1,526$1,742
Mississippi$1,512$1,512
Wyoming$1,452$1,452
North Carolina$1,423$1,584
North Dakota$1,357$1,357
Wisconsin$1,356$1,366
Rhode Island$1,346$1,452
Illinois$1,343$1,662
Minnesota$1,331$1,612

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What cities pay the most for Physical Therapy Assistant?

CityAverage Weekly SalaryMax Weekly Salary
Campbell, California$2,232$2,232
Lewiston, Maine$2,006$2,260
Houston, Texas$1,960$1,960
Towanda, Pennsylvania$1,910$1,960
Harrodsburg, Kentucky$1,716$1,742
Alamogordo, New Mexico$1,694$1,980
Englewood, New Jersey$1,680$1,680
New Orleans, Louisiana$1,663$1,663
Carbondale, Illinois$1,662$1,662
Le Mars, Iowa$1,636$1,636

Top Physical Therapy Assistant Jobs

View job details for Travel Physical Therapy AssistantSynergy Medical Staffing
Travel Physical Therapy Assistant
Placentia, California
Synergy Medical Staffing
11 hours ago
ASAP13 wks5x8 hrsDays
$1,540/wk
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Travel Physical Therapy Assistant
Greenbrae, California
Synergy Medical Staffing
11 hours ago
ASAP13 wks5x8 hrsDays
$1,540/wk
Travel contract
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Travel Physical Therapy Assistant
Truth, New Mexico
Synergy Medical Staffing
11 hours ago
ASAP13 wks5x8 hrsDays
$1,400/wk
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Travel Physical Therapy Assistant
Lancaster, California
Synergy Medical Staffing
11 hours ago
ASAP13 wks3x12 hrsDays
$1,386/wk
Travel contract
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Travel Physical Therapy Assistant
Alexandria, Louisiana
Ardor Health Solutions
15 hours ago
Nov 212 wks5x8 hrsCOVID19
$1,049/wk
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What are the highest paying Agencies for Physical Therapy Assistant jobs?

Average Weekly SalaryMax Weekly Salary
AHS NurseStat$2,260$2,260
Aureus - Nurse Leadership$1,573$1,690
TotalMed Allied$1,538$1,752
Synergy Medical Staffing$1,391$1,960
Jackson Therapy Partners$1,380$1,440
Focus Staff$1,379$2,021
Aureus Medical Group - Therapy$1,323$1,385
Coast Medical Service$1,314$1,367
Destination Travelcare$1,308$1,560
Ardor Health Solutions$1,234$1,980