The annual and hourly salary statistics of physical therapists in Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of physical therapists in Louisville-Jefferson County is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$55,120|
|25th Percentile Wage||$66,440|
|50th Percentile Wage||$81,650|
|75th Percentile Wage||$96,350|
|90th Percentile Wage||$106,740|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for physical therapists in Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $106,740. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $81,650. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $55,120.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of physical therapists from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $81,650 in Louisville-Jefferson County is in the middle of salary range for physical therapists in state of Kentucky. In comparison, the annual salary of physical therapists in Louisville-Jefferson County is 8.0 percent (8.0%) lower than that in the highest paying Bowling Green and 18.8 percent (18.8%) higher than that in the lowest paying Evansville.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Bowling Green|| |
|West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Louisville-Jefferson County|| |
|East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area|| |
|South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area|| |
|West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area|| |