Physical Therapy Assistant Schools In New York

In New York, there are 14 accredited schools 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 New York, which encompasses physical therapy assistant training at the physical therapy assistant associates degree level.


Schools

  1. Broome Community College

    907 Upper Front St, Binghamton, New York 13905

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  2. CUNY Kingsborough Community College

    2001 Oriental Blvd, Brooklyn, New York 11235-2398

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  3. CUNY LaGuardia Community College

    31-10 Thomson Ave, Long Island City, New York 11101

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  4. Genesee Community College

    One College Rd, Batavia, New York 14020

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  5. Herkimer County Community College

    100 Reservoir Rd, Herkimer, New York 13350-1598

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  6. Nassau Community College

    One Education Dr, Garden City, New York 11530-6793

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  7. New York University

    70 Washington Sq South, New York, New York 10012-1091

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  8. Niagara County Community College

    3111 Saunders Settlement Rd, Sanborn, New York 14132

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  9. Onondaga Community College

    4585 West Seneca Turnpike, Syracuse, New York 13215-4585

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  10. Orange County Community College

    115 South St, Middletown, New York 10940

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  11. SUNY College of Technology at Canton

    34 Cornell Drive, Canton, New York 13617-1098

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  12. Touro College

    27-33 W 23rd St, New York, New York 10010

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  13. Villa Maria College

    240 Pine Ridge Rd, Buffalo, New York 14225-3999

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  14. Suffolk County Community College

    533 College Rd, Selden, New York 11784-2899

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Statistics

Professional Trends

New York Vs. National Physical Therapy Assistant Employment

New York 6,480
National 111,860

Approximately 6% of the country's physical therapy assistant professionals work in New York state.

Employment Growth for Physical therapy assistant professionals In New York

5,920 6,120 6,380 6,380 6,480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In New York, physical therapy assistant is a growing field. 560 more physical therapy assistant professionals were working in New York in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 9% growth in the field. This growth is faster 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 New York

$33,155 $34,540 $35,200 $36,000 $36,285
$47,100 $51,120 $53,567 $54,837 $56,461
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
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The salaries paid to physical therapy assistant professionals are growing in New York. Physical therapy assistant professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $33,155 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $36,285 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Physical therapy assistant professionals in New York

10th percentile
$24,295
25th percentile
$29,085
50th percentile
$35,855
75th percentile
$43,085
90th percentile
$50,220

Thus, there was a 9% growth in physical therapy assistant professionals' salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of physical therapy assistant, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid physical therapy assistant professionals earning 107% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in New York state.

Average Salaries for Physical therapy assistant professionals and related professions in New York

Physical Therapy
$77,160
Physical Therapy Assistant
$36,285
Sports Medicine
$48,642

In New York, physical therapy assistant professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

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

associate
14
bachelor
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master
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Certificate
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Total14

The number of students graduating from the 14 accredited physical therapy assistant schools in New York is increasing. In 2006 there were 189 physical therapy assistant graduates from physical therapy assistant courses in New York and in 2010 there were 209 graduates.

Thus there was a 11% percent increase in the number of physical therapy assistant school degree or certificate graduates in New York. Most of these graduates, or 100%, earned an associate's degree in physical therapy assistant.

Physical Therapy Assistant Faculty Salaries in New York

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