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Physical Therapist – Home Care evaluates and treats patients recovering from injury, disease, or surgery in a home care environment. Establishes treatment plans and treats patients using a variety of methods, including exercises, stretching maneuvers, hands-on therapy, and equipment to ease patients’ pain and help them increase their mobility. Being a Physical Therapist – Home Care works cooperatively with physicians, case managers, and adjustors. Documents and reports on patients’ progress. Additionally, Physical Therapist – Home Care monitors, documents, and reports patients’ progress. Requires a doctorate degree in physical therapy. Requires certification as a Certified Physical Therapist (CPT). Requires state license to practice physical therapy. Typically reports to a manager. Physical Therapist – Home Care‘s years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position’s specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2023 Salary.com)…View full job description

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Physical Therapist II evaluates and treats patients recovering from injury, disease, surgery, or other ailments. Establishes treatment plans and treats patients using a variety of methods, including exercises, stretching maneuvers, hands-on therapy, and equipment to ease patients’ pain and help them recover. Being a Physical Therapist II works cooperatively with physicians, case managers, and insurance adjusters. Documents and reports on patients’ progress. Additionally, Physical Therapist II may supervise physical therapy assistants, aides, and athletic trainers. Requires a doctorate degree in physical therapy. Requires state license to practice physical therapy. Typically reports to a manager. The Physical Therapist II occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. To be a Physical Therapist II typically requires 2 -4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2023 Salary.com)… View full job description

Occupational Employment and Wage Statistics

Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2021

29-1123 Physical Therapists

Assess, plan, organize, and participate in rehabilitative programs that improve mobility, relieve pain, increase strength, and improve or correct disabling conditions resulting from disease or injury.

National estimates for Physical Therapists
Industry profile for Physical Therapists
Geographic profile for Physical Therapists

National estimates for Physical Therapists:

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for Physical Therapists:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3) Mean hourly
wage Mean annual
wage (2) Wage RSE (3) 225,350 1.0 % $ 44.67 $ 92,920 0.4 %

Percentile wage estimates for Physical Therapists:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median) 75% 90% Hourly Wage $ 29.77 $ 37.38 $ 45.97 $ 49.00 $ 61.11 Annual Wage (2) $ 61,930 $ 77,750 $ 95,620 $ 101,920 $ 127,110

Industry profile for Physical Therapists:

Industries with the highest published employment and wages for Physical Therapists are provided. For a list of all industries with employment in Physical Therapists, see the Create Customized Tables function.

Industries with the highest levels of employment in Physical Therapists:

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in Physical Therapists:

Top paying industries for Physical Therapists:

Geographic profile for Physical Therapists:

States and areas with the highest published employment, location quotients, and wages for Physical Therapists are provided. For a list of all areas with employment in Physical Therapists, see the Create Customized Tables function.

Map of employment of physical therapists by state, May 2021

States with the highest employment level in Physical Therapists:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2) California 23,840 1.44 0.90 $ 49.77 $ 103,510 New York 16,130 1.86 1.16 $ 44.18 $ 91,890 Texas 14,040 1.15 0.72 $ 47.28 $ 98,340 Florida 13,220 1.54 0.96 $ 43.57 $ 90,630 Pennsylvania 10,700 1.92 1.20 $ 45.39 $ 94,400

Map of location quotient of physical therapists by state, May 2021

States with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in Physical Therapists:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2) Maine 1,420 2.40 1.50 $ 41.17 $ 85,620 Montana 1,120 2.39 1.49 $ 39.74 $ 82,660 Alaska 680 2.30 1.44 $ 46.63 $ 96,980 Vermont 630 2.21 1.38 $ 41.08 $ 85,440 Wyoming 570 2.20 1.38 $ 42.88 $ 89,190

Map of annual mean wages of physical therapists by state, May 2021

Top paying states for Physical Therapists:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2) Nevada 1,860 1.44 0.90 $ 50.10 $ 104,210 California 23,840 1.44 0.90 $ 49.77 $ 103,510 Connecticut 3,410 2.17 1.36 $ 48.64 $ 101,180 Delaware 870 1.99 1.25 $ 48.31 $ 100,490 New Jersey 7,400 1.92 1.20 $ 47.85 $ 99,530

Map of employment of physical therapists by area, May 2021

Metropolitan areas with the highest employment level in Physical Therapists:

Map of location quotient of physical therapists by area, May 2021

Metropolitan areas with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in Physical Therapists:

Map of annual mean wages of physical therapists by area, May 2021

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About May 2021 National, State, Metropolitan, and Nonmetropolitan Area Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

These estimates are calculated with data collected from employers in all industry sectors, all metropolitan and nonmetropolitan areas, and all states and the District of Columbia. The top employment and wage figures are provided above. The complete list is available in the downloadable XLS files.

The percentile wage estimate is the value of a wage below which a certain percent of workers fall. The median wage is the 50th percentile wage estimate—50 percent of workers earn less than the median and 50 percent of workers earn more than the median. More about percentile wages.

(1) Estimates for detailed occupations do not sum to the totals because the totals include occupations not shown separately. Estimates do not include self-employed workers.

(2) Annual wages have been calculated by multiplying the hourly mean wage by a “year-round, full-time” hours figure of 2,080 hours; for those occupations where there is not an hourly wage published, the annual wage has been directly calculated from the reported survey data.

(3) The relative standard error (RSE) is a measure of the reliability of a survey statistic. The smaller the relative standard error, the more precise the estimate.

(9) The location quotient is the ratio of the area concentration of occupational employment to the national average concentration. A location quotient greater than one indicates the occupation has a higher share of employment than average, and a location quotient less than one indicates the occupation is less prevalent in the area than average.

Other OEWS estimates and related information:

May 2021 National Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

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May 2021 National Industry-Specific Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

May 2021 Occupation Profiles

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The Home Health Physical Therapist establishes treatment plans and treats patients using a variety of methods, including exercises, stretching maneuvers, hands-on therapy, and equipment to ease patients’ pain and help them increase their mobility. Evaluates and treats patients suffering from a physical disability due to injury, disease, or surgery in a home care environment. Being a Home Health Physical Therapist monitors, documents, and reports patients’ progress. Works cooperatively with physicians, case managers, and adjustors. In addition, Home Health Physical Therapist requires an advanced degree of Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT). Typically reports to a manager. Requires a state license to practice physical therapy. Home Health Physical Therapist‘s years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position’s specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2023 Salary.com)

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Therapist (Licensed) II

Acadia Healthcare

Therapist Job in Newport Beach, CA

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ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Apply psychotherapeutic techniques and interventions in the delivery of services to individuals and families for the purpose of treating such diagnosed emotional and behavioral disorders. Conduct a psychosocial assessment and develop an initial discharge plan. Conduct individual, group or family sessions as appropriate for the treatment plan of the patient. Provide initial treatment planning for patient based on assessment and coordinate any additional services needed, revising as necessary. Maintain documentation of therapy services provided to each patient according to facility and professional standards and revising as indicated by facility or professional standard. Maintain a caseload as assigned. Participate in treatment team meetings and collaborate with other staff to facilitate services for the patient, as appropriate to their treatment plan. May provide these services in an inpatient or outpatient setting. May perform case management, discharge or after care planning as needed. Demonstrate a positive, empathetic and professional attitude towards customers always. When patient needs are not met, acknowledge and work to resolve complaints. Recognize that patient safety is a top priority. EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE/SKILL REQUIREMENTS: Master’s degree in Social Work, Psychology, Counseling or Human Services field required. One or more years’ experience working with comparable patient population required.

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