National » Healthcare Practitioners and Technical » Physical Therapists » Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

Physical Therapists Salary in Sector of Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

The salary statistics of physical therapists in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare physical therapists salaries in different industries within the professional, scientific, and technical services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Physical Therapists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$52,600
25th Percentile Wage
$68,020
50th Percentile Wage
$79,820
75th Percentile Wage
$101,580
90th Percentile Wage
$118,810

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for physical therapists in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) physical therapists is $118,810. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $79,820. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid physical therapists is $52,600.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of physical therapists in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201679,8204.77%-4.64%
201576,0100.89%-
201475,330-9.23%-
201382,280-1.51%-
201283,520--

Compare Physical Therapists Salary in Different Industries within the Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services Sector

The average salaries of physical therapists in two industries in the professional, scientific, and technical services sector are shown below. For detailed physical therapists salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services
$85,650
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$79,820

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].




Related:

Highest paying cities for physical therapists

Highest paying industries for physical therapists.