Physical Therapy Assistant Schools
In San Diego, California

The city of San Diego has only one school where physical therapy assistant 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 city of San Diego, which encompasses physical therapy assistant training at the following levels:

  • Physical Therapy Assistant Certificate
  • Associates degree in Physical Therapy Assistant


Statistics

Professional Trends

San Diego Vs. California Physical Therapy Assistant Employment

San Diego 980
California 10,540

Exactly 980 of California's 10,540 physical therapy assistant professionals work in San Diego. Between 2006 and 2010, in San Diego, there has been a 69% growth in the number of physical therapy assistant professionals. As the employment for physical therapy assistant professionals in San Diego has increased, overall employment in San Diego has also increased.

San Diego Vs. California Physical Therapy Assistant employment growth

8,570 8,160 9,040 10,110 10,540
580 570 780 900 980
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Diego

Physical Therapy Assistant VS. All professions salaries in San Diego

$35,650 $37,685 $40,730 $41,390 $41,635
$43,600 $45,210 $47,250 $48,860 $50,200
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physical Therapy Assistant in San Diego
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Diego

In San Diego, salaries for physical therapy assistant professionals have increased. In 2010 San Diego physical therapy assistant professionals earned an average yearly salary of $41,635. Physical therapy assistant professionals in San Diego made a yearly average salary of $35,650, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in San Diego.

Salary percentiles for Physical therapy assistant professionals in San Diego

10th percentile
$33,570
25th percentile
$36,860
50th percentile
$40,700
75th percentile
$45,985
90th percentile
$53,355

San Diego physical therapy assistant professionals earn a median yearly salary of $40,700. The 10% of physical therapy assistant professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $33,570 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 59% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Physical therapy assistant professionals and related professions in San Diego

Physical Therapy Assistant
$41,635
Sports Medicine
$55,018
Physical Therapy
$82,090

On average physical therapy assistant professionals in San Diego earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in San Diego.

Educational Trends

Physical Therapy Assistant schools in San Diego

1

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

Physical Therapy Assistant Programs Offered In San Diego

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Physical Therapy Assistant Degrees In San Diego

associate
22
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total22

In 2010 approximately 22 students completed physical therapy assistant courses.

Physical Therapy Assistant Faculty Salaries in San Diego, California

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