Physical Therapists Salary in Sector of Educational Services

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

Average Annual Salary of Physical Therapists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$51,150
25th Percentile Wage
$64,140
50th Percentile Wage
$77,040
75th Percentile Wage
$95,460
90th Percentile Wage
$116,460

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for physical therapists in the industry sector of educational 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 $116,460. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $77,040. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid physical therapists is $51,150.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of physical therapists in the industry sector of educational services from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$77,040
3.39% 8.71%
2016
$74,430
2.70% -
2015
$72,420
0.86% -
2014
$71,800
1.56% -
2013
$70,680
0.50% -
2012
$70,330
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Compare Physical Therapists Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of physical therapists in 16 industries in the educational services sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for physical therapists occupations is the other schools and instruction industry with an annual salary $94,400. The lowest paying industry is the elementary and secondary schools - state government owned industry (annual salary $64,040). For detailed physical therapists salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Other Schools and Instruction
$94,400
Other schools and instruction - Privately owned
$94,400
Educational Services - Privately owned
$81,600
Educational Support Services - Local government owned
$81,300
Educational Support Services
$80,950
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$79,880
Educational Support Services - Privately owned
$79,400
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$78,760
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$77,690
Educational Services - State government owned
$77,680
Educational Services
$77,040
Educational Services - Local government owned
$76,330
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Privately owned
$76,030
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned
$75,850
Elementary and Secondary Schools
$75,790
Elementary and Secondary Schools - State government owned
$64,040

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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