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Physical Therapists Salary Information in West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky

The annual and hourly salary statistics of physical therapists in West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of physical therapists in West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area 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 West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$67,650
25th Percentile Wage
$77,180
50th Percentile Wage
$89,400
75th Percentile Wage
$100,900
90th Percentile Wage
$117,940

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for physical therapists in West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $117,940. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $89,400. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $67,650.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32.52
25th Percentile Wage
$37.11
50th Percentile Wage
$42.98
75th Percentile Wage
$48.51
90th Percentile Wage
$56.70

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for physical therapists in West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $56.70. The median hourly salary is $42.98. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $32.52.

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
201689,4000.28%6.92%
201589,150-4.43%-
201493,1006.92%-
201386,6603.98%-
201283,210--

Table 3. Compare Physical Therapists Salary in West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area with Other Kentucky Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $89,400, West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area is the second highest paying city for physical therapists in state of Kentucky, following the highest paying city Bowling Green (median annual salary of $91,770). Compared with Bowling Green, the median annual salary of physical therapists in West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area is 2.6 percent (2.6%) lower.

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 West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky.