Physical Therapy Assistant Schools
In Erie, Pennsylvania

There is only one physical therapy assistant school in Erie for faculty to choose from. The trends in Erie's physical therapy assistant academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes physical therapy assistant training at the physical therapy assistant associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Erie Vs. Pennsylvania Physical Therapy Assistant Employment

Erie 110
Pennsylvania 6,180

Exactly 110 of the 6,180 physical therapy assistant professionals employed in Pennsylvania, work in Erie. Between 2006 and 2010, in Erie, there has been a 39% decline in the number of physical therapy assistant professionals. As the number of physical therapy assistant professionals in Erie has decreased, overall employment in Erie has increased.

Erie Vs. Pennsylvania Physical Therapy Assistant employment growth

5,490 5,640 5,760 5,790 6,180
180 190 240 150 110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Erie

Physical Therapy Assistant VS. All professions salaries in Erie

$27,180 $27,805 $28,380 $29,930 $31,275
$33,270 $34,330 $35,000 $36,220 $36,800
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physical Therapy Assistant in Erie
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Erie

Salaries for physical therapy assistant professionals in Erie have increased. In 2010 Erie physical therapy assistant professionals earned an average yearly salary of $31,275. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for physical therapy assistant professionals in Erie was $27,180 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Erie.

Salary percentiles for Physical therapy assistant professionals in Erie

10th percentile
$24,305
25th percentile
$26,810
50th percentile
$30,700
75th percentile
$35,355
90th percentile
$40,855

Physical therapy assistant professionals in Erie earn a median salary of $30,700 per year. The 10% of physical therapy assistant professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $24,305 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 68% higher salaries.

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

Physical Therapy Assistant
$31,275
Sports Medicine
$47,073
Physical Therapy
$78,670

Physical therapy assistant professional salaries in Erie are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Physical Therapy Assistant schools in Erie

1

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

Physical Therapy Assistant Programs Offered In Erie

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Physical Therapy Assistant Degrees In Erie

associate
19
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total19

Approximately 19 students graduated from physical therapy assistant courses in 2010.

Physical Therapy Assistant Faculty Salaries in Erie, Pennsylvania

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