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Physical Therapists Salary Information in Michigan

The average annual and hourly salaries for physical therapists in the state of Michigan are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of physical therapists among Michigan 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$57,920
25th Percentile Wage
$70,110
50th Percentile Wage
$83,850
75th Percentile Wage
$98,900
90th Percentile Wage
$133,080

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for physical therapists in Michigan in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $133,080. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $83,850. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $57,920.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$27.85
25th Percentile Wage
$33.71
50th Percentile Wage
$40.31
75th Percentile Wage
$47.55
90th Percentile Wage
$63.98

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for physical therapists in Michigan in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $63.98. The median hourly salary is $40.31. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $27.85.

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
201683,8502.77%5.94%
201581,5302.33%-
201479,630-0.18%-
201379,7701.13%-
201278,870--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Physical Therapists in Michigan Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of physical therapists in some Michigan cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of physical therapists in state of Michigan ranges from $59,970 to $88,630. The highest paying area for physical therapists in Michigan is Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn with a median annual salary of $88,630. The second highest paying city/area in Michigan State is Detroit-Warren-Livonia (mean annual salary $87,550). The lowest paying area is Monroe with a median annual salary of $59,970.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn
$88,630
Detroit-Warren-Livonia
$87,550
South Bend-Mishawaka
$87,030
Ann Arbor
$84,360
Kalamazoo-Portage
$84,100
Holland-Grand Haven
$82,860
Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills
$82,660
Grand Rapids-Wyoming
$82,660
Lansing-East Lansing
$81,900
Flint
$81,630
Bay City
$81,100
Upper Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area
$80,760
Northeast Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area
$80,640
Muskegon-Norton Shores
$79,640
Northwest Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area
$79,210
Jackson
$78,000
Saginaw-Saginaw Township North
$77,300
Balance of Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area
$76,900
Battle Creek
$69,320
Monroe
$59,970


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