Physical Therapy Assistant Schools
In Asheville, North Carolina

The city of Asheville has only one school where physical therapy assistant faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in physical therapy assistant in the city of Asheville, which encompasses physical therapy assistant training at the physical therapy assistant associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Asheville Vs. North Carolina Physical Therapy Assistant Employment

Asheville 150
North Carolina 2,670

Exactly 150 of North Carolina's 2,670 physical therapy assistant professionals work in Asheville. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of physical therapy assistant professionals in Asheville has shrunk by 6%. Overall employment in Asheville has increased.

Asheville Vs. North Carolina Physical Therapy Assistant employment growth

2,790 2,940 3,090 2,880 2,670
160 180 180 140 150
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Asheville

Physical Therapy Assistant VS. All professions salaries in Asheville

$33,050 $33,915 $34,655 $49,740 $50,100
$33,210 $34,170 $35,050 $36,010 $36,840
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physical Therapy Assistant in Asheville
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Asheville

In Asheville, salaries for physical therapy assistant professionals have increased. In 2010 physical therapy assistant professionals in Asheville reportedly earned an average salary of $50,100 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for physical therapy assistant professionals in Asheville was $33,050 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Asheville.

Salary percentiles for Physical therapy assistant professionals in Asheville

10th percentile
$37,850
25th percentile
$42,340
50th percentile
$49,260
75th percentile
$58,170
90th percentile
$67,360

Asheville physical therapy assistant professionals earn a median yearly salary of $49,260. The difference in pay between the physical therapy assistant professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 78%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $37,850 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $67,360 per year.

Average Salaries for Physical therapy assistant professionals and related professions in Asheville

Physical Therapy Assistant
$50,100
Sports Medicine
$53,067
Physical Therapy
$72,770

Asheville physical therapy assistant professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Physical Therapy Assistant schools in Asheville

1

There is only one accredited physical therapy assistant school in the city. Many of Asheville's physical therapy assistant professionals are graduates of this school.

Physical Therapy Assistant Programs Offered In Asheville

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in physical therapy assistant offered by Asheville's physical therapy assistant school.

Student Completed Physical Therapy Assistant Degrees In Asheville

associate
11
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total11

In 2010 approximately 11 students completed physical therapy assistant courses.

Physical Therapy Assistant Faculty Salaries in Asheville, North Carolina

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