The average annual salaries for physical therapists in the state of Michigan are shown in Table 1. The comparison of the salary statistics of physical therapists among Michigan areas is shown in Table 2. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2018 and published in April 2019 .
|Percentile bracket||Average annual salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$65,240|
|25th Percentile Wage||$74,790|
|50th Percentile Wage||$88,940|
|75th Percentile Wage||$101,310|
|90th Percentile Wage||$127,430|
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 $127,430. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $88,940. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $65,240.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of physical therapists from 2012 to 2018.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||6-Year Growth|
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 $61,640 to $101,670. The highest paying area for physical therapists in Michigan is Jackson with a median annual salary of $101,670. The second highest paying city/area in Michigan State is Niles-Benton Harbor (mean annual salary $94,550). The lowest paying area is Monroe with a median annual salary of $61,640.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Niles-Benton Harbor|| |
|Battle Creek|| |
|Upper Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Ann Arbor|| |
|Lansing-East Lansing|| |
|Grand Rapids-Wyoming|| |
|Northwest Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Bay City|| |
|Holland-Grand Haven|| |
|Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills|| |
|South Bend-Mishawaka|| |
|Balance of Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Muskegon-Norton Shores|| |
|Saginaw-Saginaw Township North|| |
|Northeast Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area|| |