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Physical Therapist Assistants Salary

The median annual earnings of physical therapist assistants is about
$41,360. The middle 50 percent earn between $33,840 and $49,010.
The lowest 10 percent earn less than $26,190, and the highest 10
percent earned more than $57,220.

Physical Therapist Assistants Training

Most physical therapist assistants earn an associate degree from an accredited physical therapist assistant program.

A physical therapist assistant must complete a two year associate degree program accredited by the CAPTE. These physical therapist assistant programs are usually offered at community and junior colleges.

What Do Physical Therapist Assistants Do?

Physical therapist assistants perform a variety of tasks. Under the direction and supervision of physical therapists, they provide part of a patient’s treatment.