How much does a Physical Therapist make in New York City, NY?

Updated Sep 10, 2023

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Industry

$99,912 / yrTotal Pay
$94,859 / yrBase Pay
$5,053 / yrAdditional Pay

$99,912

 / yr
$79K$128K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Physical Therapist is $99,912 per year in the New York City, NY area, with an average salary of $94,859 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $5,053 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Total Pay Trajectory

For Physical Therapist in New York City, NY

$99,912 /yr
Physical Therapist
$100,858 /yr
Senior Physical Therapist
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Job TitleSalary
Physical Therapist$99,912 /yr
Senior Physical Therapist$100,858 /yr
Adjunct Physical Therapist

Related Job Titles

For Physical Therapist in New York City, NY

Some related job titles are Occupational Therapist Salaries with median pay of $106,520, Per Diem Physical Therapist Salaries with median pay of $103,391, Physical Therapist Assistant Salaries with median pay of $110,971, Physical Therapy Salaries with median pay of $92,923.

Top Paying Companies

For a Physical Therapist in New York City, NY

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Physical Therapist in New York City, NY. Employers include LHK Consulting, Sloane Stecker and Raintree Healthcare.

1
LHK Consulting
LHK Consulting
$112,031/yr
3 open jobs
4
Bilinguals
$100,515/yr
5
Orthology
$100,414/yr
6
Isaac Group
$99,978/yr
7
InterFysio
$99,844/yr
10
Access Therapies
$97,237/yr
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Top Paying Companies

For Physical Therapist in New York City, NY

1LHK Consulting$112,031
2Sloane Stecker$107,583
3Raintree Healthcare$106,037
4Bilinguals$100,515
5Orthology$100,414
6Isaac Group$99,978
7InterFysio$99,844
8RCM Technologies$99,234
9OASIS PROFESSIONAL MANAGEMENT GROUP$99,042
10Access Therapies$97,237
Total Pay Trajectory

For Physical Therapist in New York City, NY

$99,912 /yr
Physical Therapist
$100,858 /yr
Senior Physical Therapist
No Salary Reports
Adjunct Physical Therapist
See Full Career Path

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What is the total pay trajectory for Physical Therapist?

Job TitleSalary
Physical Therapist$99,912 /yr
Senior Physical Therapist$100,858 /yr
Adjunct Physical Therapist

What are total pay estimates for a Physical Therapist at different companies in New York City, NY?

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InterFysio
3.3
Physical TherapistSee 131 salaries from this location

$48

 / hr
Spear Physical Therapy
3.7
Physical TherapistSee 101 salaries from this location

$94,212

 / yr
RCM Technologies
3.8
Physical TherapistSee 79 salaries from this location

$47

 / hr
GRANDISON MANAGEMENT
4.2
Physical TherapistSee 65 salaries from this location

$41

 / hr
Professional Physical Therapy
3.5
Physical TherapistSee 46 salaries from this location

$95,301

 / yr
FOX Rehabilitation
4.3
Physical TherapistSee 45 salaries from this location

$92,568

 / yr
Comprehensive Kids Developmental School
1.8
Physical TherapistSee 42 salaries from this location

$81,919

 / yr

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NYU Langone Health
4
Physical TherapistSee 35 salaries from this location

$95,448

 / yr
Comprehensive Staffing Solutions
3.2
Physical TherapistSee 32 salaries from this location

$91,977

 / yr
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
4
Physical TherapistSee 29 salaries from this location

$93,192

 / yr
Raintree HealthcarePhysical TherapistSee 26 salaries from this location

$106,037

 / yr
Access Therapies
2.6
Physical TherapistSee 24 salaries from this location

$46

 / hr
Mount Sinai Health System
3.5
Physical TherapistSee 19 salaries from this location

$95,561

 / yr
Isaac Group
3
Physical TherapistSee 19 salaries from this location

$48

 / hr
New York City Department of Education
3.6
Physical TherapistSee 19 salaries from this location

$88,013

 / yr
Northwell Health
3.9
Physical TherapistSee 17 salaries from this location

$93,548

 / yr
Hospital for Special Surgery
4.1
Physical TherapistSee 17 salaries from this location

$95,137

 / yr
Recovery Physical Therapy
4.1
Physical TherapistSee 16 salaries from this location

$92,661

 / yr
VNS Health
3.5
Physical TherapistSee 16 salaries from this location

$96,573

 / yr
MOTION PT Group
3.3
Physical TherapistSee 15 salaries from this location

$97,149

 / yr
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Physical Therapist in New York City, NY Salaries

Job TitleLocationSalary
InterFysio Physical Therapist salaries - 131 salaries reportedNew York City, NY$48/hr
Spear Physical Therapy Physical Therapist salaries - 101 salaries reportedNew York City, NY$94,212/yr
RCM Technologies Physical Therapist salaries - 79 salaries reportedNew York City, NY$47/hr
GRANDISON MANAGEMENT Physical Therapist salaries - 65 salaries reportedNew York City, NY$41/hr
Professional Physical Therapy Physical Therapist salaries - 46 salaries reportedNew York City, NY$95,301/yr
FOX Rehabilitation Physical Therapist salaries - 45 salaries reportedNew York City, NY$92,568/yr
Comprehensive Kids Developmental School Physical Therapist salaries - 42 salaries reportedNew York City, NY$81,919/yr
NYU Langone Health Physical Therapist salaries - 35 salaries reportedNew York City, NY$95,448/yr
Comprehensive Staffing Solutions Physical Therapist salaries - 32 salaries reportedNew York City, NY$91,977/yr
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital Physical Therapist salaries - 29 salaries reportedNew York City, NY$93,192/yr
Raintree Healthcare Physical Therapist salaries - 26 salaries reportedNew York City, NY$106,037/yr
Access Therapies Physical Therapist salaries - 24 salaries reportedNew York City, NY$46/hr
Mount Sinai Health System Physical Therapist salaries - 19 salaries reportedNew York City, NY$95,561/yr
Isaac Group Physical Therapist salaries - 19 salaries reportedNew York City, NY$48/hr
New York City Department of Education Physical Therapist salaries - 19 salaries reportedNew York City, NY$88,013/yr
Northwell Health Physical Therapist salaries - 17 salaries reportedNew York City, NY$93,548/yr
Hospital for Special Surgery Physical Therapist salaries - 17 salaries reportedNew York City, NY$95,137/yr
Recovery Physical Therapy Physical Therapist salaries - 16 salaries reportedNew York City, NY$92,661/yr
VNS Health Physical Therapist salaries - 16 salaries reportedNew York City, NY$96,573/yr
MOTION PT Group Physical Therapist salaries - 15 salaries reportedNew York City, NY$97,149/yr
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Top Paying Industries

For a Physical Therapist in New York City, NY

The top 5 paying industries for a Physical Therapist in New York City, NY are Information Technology with a median total pay of $99,234, Human Resources & Staffing with a median total pay of $98,139, Healthcare with a median total pay of $94,091, Management & Consulting with a median total pay of $92,586, and Education with a median total pay of $88,638.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Information TechnologyInformation Technology$99,234

    5% Higher than other industries

  • Human Resources & StaffingHuman Resources & Staffing$98,139

    4% Higher than other industries

  • HealthcareHealthcare$94,091

    1% Lower than other industries

  • Management & ConsultingManagement & Consulting$92,586

    2% Lower than other industries

  • EducationEducation$88,638

    7% Lower than other industries

Information Technology

The top paying company in Information Technology for Physical Therapist is RCM Technologies.

RCM TechnologiesRCM Technologies$99,234/yr

Recent Salaries Shared

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Location

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Total Years of Experience

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Submitted

Date or Time

Physical Therapist

New York City, NY

 | 1-3 years

$68,000

/yr

$66K | $2K

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Physical Therapist

New York City, NY

 | 4-6 years

$52

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Physical Therapist

New York City, NY

 | 7-9 years

$94,000

/yr

$91K | $3K

Submitted Yesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Physical Therapist

New York City, NY

 | 1-3 years

$85,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Physical Therapist

New York City, NY

 | 15+ years

$79,875

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Physical Therapist

New York City, NY

 | 1-3 years

$88

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Physical Therapy

New York City, NY

 | 15+ years

$100,000

/yr

Submitted 2 days ago

15+ years
2 days ago
Physical Therapist

New York City, NY

 | 1-3 years

$15

/hr

Submitted 2 days ago

1-3 years
2 days ago
Physical Therapist

New York City, NY

 | 1-3 years

$83,000

/yr

Submitted 2 days ago

1-3 years
2 days ago

Physical Therapist pay FAQ in New York City, NY

The average salary for a Physical Therapist is $99,912 per year in New York City, NY. Salaries estimates are based on 48280 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Physical Therapist employees in New York City, NY.

The highest salary for a Physical Therapist in New York City, NY is $113,686 per year.

The lowest salary for a Physical Therapist in New York City, NY is $88,192 per year.

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

Physical therapists earn professional salaries similar to the salaries of audiologists, chiropractors or occupational therapists. They earn higher pay than physical therapy assistants and physical therapy aides, whom they manage. Due to the rise in demand for their services, physical therapist salaries are expected to increase within the next decade. Physical therapists employed by skilled nursing care facilities and hospitals generally earn more than physical therapists employed by the government.

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According to anonymous ratings on Glassdoor, about 69% of physical therapists are satisfied with their incomes. With an advanced degree, years of work experience, and an extra $5,053.18 of additional pay, a physical therapist's compensation can qualify as a good salary.

If you're following the average career path of a physical therapist, you can earn a total pay between $78,914.16 and $127,652.60, depending on your level of experience. After working as a physical therapist for a few years and gaining more experience, it's possible to be promoted to a senior position, which often comes with a higher total pay.

Whether you're hoping to earn more money from your current career as a physical therapist or just looking to apply for a higher paying job, consider what you have to offer. What skills and qualifications do you possess that make you stand out from other physical therapists? The best way to qualify for a better income is to upgrade your qualifications.

You can consider earning an advanced degree or specialize in a specific area of physiotherapy, such as neurology, geriatrics, or sports therapy. Once you have enough experience, you should consider obtaining your specialist certification from a recognized authority, such as the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialities.

If you want to negotiate a good salary for your new job as physical therapist, use your in-demand skills and certifications as a bargaining tool. The more qualified you are, the better your salary should be.

If you need a salary increase in your current job, you should be able to support your request. Some good reasons to ask for a raise include: your responsibilities have increased, you've been promoted, you found out you're being underpaid, or you've had a job offer from another company.

The standard annual salary increase is 3% to 5%, but don't be afraid to ask for more (10% to 20%) to get negotiations going.

About 69.41% of Physical Therapist professionals feel satisfied with their salary, according to anonymous Glassdoor ratings. An additional $5,053 in potential pay per year, among other factors, can qualify the annual pay of a Physical Therapist in New York City, NY as a good salary.

Physical Therapist professionals in New York City, NY have a wide total pay range, between $78,914 and $127,653 depending on experience, with an estimated total pay of $99,905 following the average career path of a Physical Therapist.

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