Physical Therapists Salary Information in Indiana

The average annual and hourly salaries for physical therapists in the state of Indiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of physical therapists amongst Indiana metropolitan 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 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$111,930
75th Percentile Wage
$94,400
50th Percentile Wage
$82,420
25th Percentile Wage
$68,100
10th Percentile Wage
$53,960

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for physical therapists in Indiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $111,930. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $82,420. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $53,960.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$53.81
75th Percentile Wage
$45.38
50th Percentile Wage
$39.63
25th Percentile Wage
$32.74
10th Percentile Wage
$25.94

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for physical therapists in Indiana in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $53.81. The median hourly salary is $39.63. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $25.94.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $82,420 2.79%
2013 $80,180 1.21%
2012 $79,220 3.38%
2011 $76,630 2.73%
2010 $74,590 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for physical therapists in state of Indiana from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 10.50%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 1.21%. We also note that the average annual wage had a relatively large growth of 3.38% in the year 2012 and a moderate increase of 2.73% in 2011.

Table 4. Average Physical Therapists Wage in Indiana vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
Physical Therapists
$82,420
Radiation Therapists
$75,770
Recreational Therapists
$36,320
Respiratory Therapists
$53,040
Speech-Language Pathologists
$71,140
Exercise Physiologists
$42,490
Other Therapists
$40,710

Table 5. Median Annual Salary of Physical Therapists in Indiana Cities

Table 5 shows the median annual salary of physical therapists in some Indiana cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of physical therapists in state of Indiana ranges from $79,250 to $89,300. The highest paying area for physical therapists in Indiana is Gary with a median annual salary of $89,300. The second highest paying city/area in Indiana State is Muncie (mean annual salary $89,190). The lowest paying area is Northern Indiana nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $79,250.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Gary
$89,300
Muncie
$89,190
Kokomo
$88,580
Lafayette
$87,430
Southern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$85,340
Central Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$84,650
Anderson
$84,280
Terre Haute
$82,910
Indianapolis-Carmel
$82,010
Elkhart-Goshen
$81,070
Bloomington
$80,400
Fort Wayne
$79,920
Northern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$79,250

Physical Therapists Salary by State

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