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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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Physical Therapists in Owensboro, Kentucky

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$61,160
25th Percentile Wage
$70,570
50th Percentile Wage
$83,210
75th Percentile Wage
$97,700
90th Percentile Wage
$110,820

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 $110,820. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $83,210. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $61,160.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$29.40
25th Percentile Wage
$33.93
50th Percentile Wage
$40.01
75th Percentile Wage
$46.97
90th Percentile Wage
$53.28

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for physical therapists in Owensboro, Kentucky. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $53.28. The median hourly salary is $40.01. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $29.40.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of physical therapists from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201683,2105.49%11.65%
201578,640-4.30%-
201482,0207.78%-
201375,6402.80%-
201273,520--

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

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $83,210 in Owensboro is in the middle of salary range for physical therapists in state of Kentucky. In comparison, the annual salary of physical therapists in Owensboro is 9.3 percent (9.3%) lower than that in the highest paying Bowling Green and 16.5 percent (16.5%) higher than that in the lowest paying South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Bowling Green
$91,770
West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$89,400
Elizabethtown
$84,070
Owensboro
$83,210
Lexington-Fayette
$82,730
Louisville-Jefferson County
$81,630
East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$77,630
West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$76,830
Evansville
$74,200
South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$69,520

See also: Top paying jobs in Owensboro, Kentucky.