Physical Therapists Salary Information in Alaska

The average annual and hourly salaries for physical therapists in the state of Alaska are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of physical therapists amongst Alaska areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Physical Therapists in Alaska

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$66,390
25th Percentile Wage
$77,160
50th Percentile Wage
$91,950
75th Percentile Wage
$107,630
90th Percentile Wage
$126,780

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for physical therapists in Alaska in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $126,780. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $91,950. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $66,390.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$31.92
25th Percentile Wage
$37.09
50th Percentile Wage
$44.21
75th Percentile Wage
$51.75
90th Percentile Wage
$60.95

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for physical therapists in Alaska in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $60.95. The median hourly salary is $44.21. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $31.92.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of physical therapists from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201691,950-5.25%3.21%
201596,7803.82%-
201493,080-0.02%-
201393,1004.40%-
201289,000--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Physical Therapists in Alaska Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of physical therapists in some Alaska cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of physical therapists in state of Alaska ranges from $89,870 to $97,690. The highest paying area for physical therapists in Alaska is Southeast Alaska nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $97,690. The second highest paying city/area in Alaska State is Fairbanks (mean annual salary $93,930). The lowest paying area is Anchorage with a median annual salary of $89,870.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Southeast Alaska nonmetropolitan area
$97,690
Fairbanks
$93,930
Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area
$90,250
Anchorage
$89,870


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