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Physical Therapists Salary Information in Owensboro, Kentucky

The annual and hourly salary statistics of physical therapists in Owensboro, Kentucky are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of physical therapists in Owensboro is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Physical Therapists in Owensboro, Kentucky

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$60,860
25th Percentile Wage
$71,560
50th Percentile Wage
$87,030
75th Percentile Wage
$101,260
90th Percentile Wage
$120,370

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for physical therapists in Owensboro, Kentucky in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $120,370. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $87,030. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $60,860.

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
$87,030
4.39% 15.52%
2016
$83,210
5.49% -
2015
$78,640
-4.30% -
2014
$82,020
7.78% -
2013
$75,640
2.80% -
2012
$73,520
- -

Table 3. Compare Physical Therapists Salary in Owensboro with Other Kentucky Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $87,030, Owensboro is the second highest paying city for physical therapists in state of Kentucky, following the highest paying city Bowling Green (median annual salary of $88,770). Compared with Bowling Green, the median annual salary of physical therapists in Owensboro is 2.0 percent (2.0%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Bowling Green
$88,770
Owensboro
$87,030
West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$86,580
Lexington-Fayette
$85,690
Elizabethtown
$82,950
Louisville-Jefferson County
$81,650
East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$79,670
South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$77,490
West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$76,280
Evansville
$66,270



See also: Top paying jobs in Owensboro, Kentucky.