Physical Therapy Assistant Schools In Montana

In Montana, there is only one accredited school where physical therapy assistant classes 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 state of Montana, which encompasses physical therapy assistant training at the physical therapy assistant associates degree level.


Schools

  1. Montana State University-Great Falls College of Technology

    2100 16th Ave S, Great Falls, Montana 59405

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Montana Vs. National Physical Therapy Assistant Employment

Montana 320
National 111,860

Approximately 0% of the country's physical therapy assistant professionals work in Montana state.

Employment Growth for Physical therapy assistant professionals In Montana

310 250 240 300 320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Montana, the field of physical therapy assistant is growing. In 2010 there were 10 more physical therapy assistant professionals working in Montana than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of physical therapy assistant professionals has grown by 3%. This growth is slower than the national trend for physical therapy assistant professionals which shows a 7% increase in the number of physical therapy assistant professionals working around the nation.

Physical Therapy Assistant VS. All Professions salaries in Montana

$27,365 $30,575 $30,495 $31,440 $31,475
$36,004 $38,366 $39,610 $41,917 $43,181
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physical Therapy Assistant
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of physical therapy assistant professionals is growing, the salaries paid to physical therapy assistant professionals are increasing in Montana. In 2006 physical therapy assistant professionals made a mean salary of $27,365 per year, and in 2010 they made $31,475 per year.

Salary percentiles for Physical therapy assistant professionals in Montana

10th percentile
$21,600
25th percentile
$26,030
50th percentile
$30,725
75th percentile
$36,015
90th percentile
$41,760

This represents a 13% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In the state of Montana, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of physical therapy assistant. The pay differential between the highest paid physical therapy assistant professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 93%

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

Physical Therapy
$67,140
Physical Therapy Assistant
$31,475
Sports Medicine
$40,598

In Montana, physical therapy assistant professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Physical Therapy Assistant programs available for each degree type for all schools in Montana

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

As the number of physical therapy assistant professionals is increasing in Montana state, the number of students graduating from the only accredited physical therapy assistant school in Montana state is also increasing.

Thus there was a 100% percent increase in the number of physical therapy assistant school degree or certificate graduates in Montana. A majority of these graduates, or 100%, graduated with an associate's degree in physical therapy assistant.

Physical Therapy Assistant Faculty Salaries in Montana

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