Physical Therapy Assistant Schools
In Kansas City, Kansas

The city of Kansas City has only one school where physical therapy assistant faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the physical therapy assistant academic community in Kansas City, 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

Kansas City Vs. Kansas Physical Therapy Assistant Employment

Kansas City 620
Kansas 1,390

Of the 1,390 physical therapy assistant professionals employed in Kansas, 620 work in Kansas City. There has been a 17% growth in the number of physical therapy assistant professionals in Kansas City between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for physical therapy assistant professionals in Kansas City has increased, overall employment in Kansas City has also increased.

Kansas City Vs. Kansas Physical Therapy Assistant employment growth

1,310 1,420 1,350 1,470 1,390
530 590 600 630 620
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kansas
  • Dark Yellow: Kansas City

Physical Therapy Assistant VS. All professions salaries in Kansas City

$31,675 $34,110 $35,850 $36,670 $37,195
$39,400 $40,950 $42,340 $43,240 $44,060
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physical Therapy Assistant in Kansas City
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Kansas City

As the number of physical therapy assistant professionals in Kansas City has grown, salaries for physical therapy assistant professionals have also increased. In 2010 physical therapy assistant professionals in Kansas City reportedly earned an average salary of $37,195 per year. Physical therapy assistant professionals in Kansas City made a yearly average salary of $31,675, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Kansas City.

Salary percentiles for Physical therapy assistant professionals in Kansas City

10th percentile
$26,630
25th percentile
$31,455
50th percentile
$36,540
75th percentile
$42,360
90th percentile
$48,605

Physical therapy assistant professionals make a median salary of $36,540 per year in Kansas City. The difference in pay between the physical therapy assistant professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 83%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $26,630 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $48,605 per year.

Average Salaries for Physical therapy assistant professionals and related professions in Kansas City

Physical Therapy Assistant
$37,195
Sports Medicine
$46,205
Physical Therapy
$70,470

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

Educational Trends

Physical Therapy Assistant schools in Kansas City

1

Many of Kansas City's physical therapy assistant professionals are graduates of the only accredited physical therapy assistant school in the city.

Physical Therapy Assistant Programs Offered In Kansas City

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Physical Therapy Assistant Degrees In Kansas City

associate
18
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total18

In 2010 approximately 18 students completed physical therapy assistant courses.

Physical Therapy Assistant Faculty Salaries in Kansas City, Kansas

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