Physical Therapists Salary Information in Georgia

The average annual and hourly salaries for physical therapists in the state of Georgia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of physical therapists amongst Georgia 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 Georgia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$57,770
25th Percentile Wage
$71,470
50th Percentile Wage
$85,720
75th Percentile Wage
$100,820
90th Percentile Wage
$120,450

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for physical therapists in Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $120,450. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $85,720. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $57,770.

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
$85,720
0.99% 5.90%
2016
$84,870
4.60% -
2015
$80,970
-1.05% -
2014
$81,820
1.98% -
2013
$80,200
-0.57% -
2012
$80,660
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of physical therapists in some Georgia cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of physical therapists in state of Georgia ranges from $68,190 to $104,390. The highest paying area for physical therapists in Georgia is Brunswick with a median annual salary of $104,390. The second highest paying city/area in Georgia State is Dalton (mean annual salary $93,560). The lowest paying area is Albany with a median annual salary of $68,190.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Brunswick
$104,390
Dalton
$93,560
Macon
$90,810
East Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$88,920
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta
$87,170
South Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$86,310
Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$85,000
North Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$84,270
Columbus
$83,370
Athens-Clarke County
$81,840
Gainesville
$81,470
Warner Robins
$80,790
Valdosta
$79,960
Rome
$79,010
Savannah
$75,410
Albany
$68,190




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