How much does a Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant make?

Updated Oct 7, 2021

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Employer Size

Experience

$61,904 /yr
Average Base Pay

374 salaries

$42K

Low

$62K

Average

$90K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant is $61,904 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 374 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Assistant Physical Therapist$60,967 /yr
L3
Physical Therapist III$76,713 /yr
L4
Career Path

Related Job Titles

Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant (COTA)

$76,875

per year

Certified Physical Therapist Assistant

$61,904

per year

Occupational & Physical Therapist Assistant

$61,904

per year

PRN Physical Therapist

$76,771

per year

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LHC Group
3.4

LHC Group

Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant - Hourly

$35

 /hr
Range: $30 - $42
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$30

$42

$30 - $42 Range

Genesis Healthcare
2.9

Genesis Healthcare

Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant - Hourly

$31

 /hr
Range: $30 - $35

$30

$35

$30 - $35 Range

ATI Physical Therapy
2.9

ATI Physical Therapy

Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant - Hourly

$26

 /hr
Range: $24 - $28

$24

$28

$24 - $28 Range

HealthPRO Heritage
3.2

HealthPRO Heritage

Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant - Hourly

$28

 /hr
Range: $27 - $28

$27

$28

$27 - $28 Range

Medical Facilities of America
3.6

Medical Facilities of America

Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant - Hourly

$33

 /hr
Range: $33 - $41

$33

$41

$33 - $41 Range

Kindred at Home
3.4

Kindred at Home

Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant - Hourly
About 

$33 -$40

 hourly

$33

$40

$33 - $40 Range

Select Rehabilitation
2.7

Select Rehabilitation

Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant - Hourly
About 

$24 -$39

 hourly

$24

$39

$24 - $39 Range

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Tender Touch Rehab Services
3.2

Tender Touch Rehab Services

Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant - Hourly
About 

$35 -$39

 hourly

$35

$39

$35 - $39 Range

Encore Rehabilitation Services
2.5

Encore Rehabilitation Services

Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant - Hourly
About 

$24 -$28

 hourly

$24

$28

$24 - $28 Range

Reliant Rehabilitation
2.5

Reliant Rehabilitation

Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant - Hourly
About 

$30 -$34

 hourly

$30

$34

$30 - $34 Range

TMC
4.1

TMC

Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant - Hourly
About 

$25 -$28

 hourly

$25

$28

$25 - $28 Range

Team Rehabilitation
4.4

Team Rehabilitation

Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant - Hourly
About 

$21 -$27

 hourly

$21

$27

$21 - $27 Range

Drayer Physical Therapy
3.7

Drayer Physical Therapy

Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant
About 

$45K -$53K

$45K

$53K

$45,196 - $53,447 Range

CACC Physical Therapy
4.6

CACC Physical Therapy

Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant - Hourly
About 

$20 -$23

 hourly

$20

$23

$20 - $23 Range

Kaiser Permanente
4

Kaiser Permanente

Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant - Hourly
About 

$36 -$39

 hourly

$36

$39

$36 - $39 Range

US Department of Veterans Affairs
3.7

US Department of Veterans Affairs

Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant
About 

$58K -$63K

$58K

$63K

$58,073 - $63,037 Range

Ascension
3.4

Ascension

Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant - Hourly
About 

$44 -$48

 hourly

$44

$48

$44 - $48 Range

Kindred Healthcare
3.2

Kindred Healthcare

Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant
About 

$73K -$78K

$73K

$78K

$72,655 - $78,123 Range

Amedisys
3.4

Amedisys

Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant
About 

$77K -$84K

$77K

$84K

$77,007 - $83,736 Range

Trilogy Health Services
4.1

Trilogy Health Services

Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant - Hourly
About 

$27 -$29

 hourly

$27

$29

$27 - $29 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant salaries

The national average salary for a Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant is $61,904 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 374 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant employees.

The highest salary for a Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant in United States is $90,240 per year.

The lowest salary for a Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant in United States is $42,466 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent licensed physical therapist assistant salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$26
hourly
A Physical Therapist Assistant in the Syracuse, NY Area area reported making $26 per hour
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Syracuse, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$33
hourly
A Physical Therapist Assistant in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $33 per hour
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Philadelphia, PA Area area
 
Full-time
Company - Public
$47
hourly
A Physical Therapist Assistant in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $47 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
San Diego, CA Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$35
hourly
A Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $35 per hour
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$35
hourly
A Physical Therapist Assistant in the Dover, DE Area area reported making $35 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Dover, DE Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$25
hourly
A Physical Therapist Assistant in the Bowling Green, KY Area area reported making $25 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Bowling Green, KY Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Hospital
$23
hourly
A Physical Therapist Assistant in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $23 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Hospital
$24
hourly
A Physical Therapist Assistant in the Detroit, MI Area area reported making $24 per hour
Job Highlights
Detroit, MI Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$22
hourly
A Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant in the Detroit, MI Area area reported making $22 per hour
Additional Pay
$86k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Detroit, MI Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
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