Physical Therapy Assistant Schools
In Bridgeport, Connecticut

There is only one physical therapy assistant school in Bridgeport for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the physical therapy assistant academic community in Bridgeport, and the future trends. Academia in physical therapy assistant includes physical therapy assistant training at the physical therapy assistant associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Bridgeport Vs. Connecticut Physical Therapy Assistant Employment

Bridgeport 210
Connecticut 980

Exactly 210 of the 980 physical therapy assistant professionals employed in Connecticut, work in Bridgeport. There has been a 42% decline in the number of physical therapy assistant professionals in Bridgeport between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Bridgeport has also decreased.

Bridgeport Vs. Connecticut Physical Therapy Assistant employment growth

1,160 1,140 1,060 950 980
360 300 300 140 210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Connecticut
  • Dark Yellow: Bridgeport

Physical Therapy Assistant VS. All professions salaries in Bridgeport

$33,155 $37,640 $39,905 $48,545 $44,145
$50,920 $53,050 $55,160 $57,340 $58,310
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physical Therapy Assistant in Bridgeport
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Bridgeport

Salaries for physical therapy assistant professionals in Bridgeport have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $44,145 per year was earned by physical therapy assistant professionals in Bridgeport. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for physical therapy assistant professionals in Bridgeport was $33,155 per year. The growth in the salary of physical therapy assistant professionals in Bridgeport is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Physical therapy assistant professionals in Bridgeport

10th percentile
$34,855
25th percentile
$37,945
50th percentile
$43,510
75th percentile
$50,665
90th percentile
$56,105

Physical therapy assistant professionals make a median salary of $43,510 per year in Bridgeport. The difference in pay between the physical therapy assistant professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 61%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $34,855 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $56,105 per year.

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

Physical Therapy Assistant
$44,145
Sports Medicine
$61,065
Physical Therapy
$93,990

Bridgeport 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 Bridgeport

1

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

Physical Therapy Assistant Programs Offered In Bridgeport

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Physical Therapy Assistant Degrees In Bridgeport

associate
2
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

Approximately 2 students completed physical therapy assistant courses in 2010.

Physical Therapy Assistant Faculty Salaries in Bridgeport, Connecticut

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