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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 data 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Physical Therapists in West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$56,280
25th Percentile Wage
$69,590
50th Percentile Wage
$86,580
75th Percentile Wage
$99,290
90th Percentile Wage
$114,420

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 $114,420. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $86,580. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $56,280.

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
$86,580
-3.26% 3.89%
2016
$89,400
0.28% -
2015
$89,150
-4.43% -
2014
$93,100
6.92% -
2013
$86,660
3.98% -
2012
$83,210
- -

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

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $86,580 in West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for physical therapists in state of Kentucky. In comparison, the annual salary of physical therapists in West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area is 2.5 percent (2.5%) lower than that in the highest paying Bowling Green and 23.5 percent (23.5%) higher than that in the lowest paying Evansville.

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 West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky.