Physical Therapists Salary Information in Alabama

The average annual and hourly salaries for physical therapists in the state of Alabama are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of physical therapists amongst Alabama 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$56,620
25th Percentile Wage
$69,600
50th Percentile Wage
$86,350
75th Percentile Wage
$104,590
90th Percentile Wage
$125,210

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for physical therapists in Alabama in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $125,210. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $86,350. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $56,620.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of physical therapists from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$86,350
0.25% 7.45%
2016
$86,130
-0.80% -
2015
$86,820
2.79% -
2014
$84,400
1.65% -
2013
$83,010
3.72% -
2012
$79,920
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of physical therapists in some Alabama cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of physical therapists in state of Alabama ranges from $68,100 to $101,480. The highest paying area for physical therapists in Alabama is Dothan with a median annual salary of $101,480. The second highest paying city/area in Alabama State is Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $101,090). The lowest paying area is Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $68,100.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Dothan
$101,480
Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$101,090
Gadsden
$95,050
Anniston-Oxford
$93,060
Huntsville
$90,790
Auburn-Opelika
$90,720
Northeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$90,340
Florence-Muscle Shoals
$89,570
Montgomery
$89,230
Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$87,010
Mobile
$85,630
Decatur
$85,610
Tuscaloosa
$84,730
Birmingham-Hoover
$82,500
Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$68,100




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