Physical Therapy Assistant Schools
In Somerset, Kentucky

There is only one physical therapy assistant school in Somerset for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of physical therapy assistant and physical therapy assistant education in Somerset, which includes physical therapy assistant training at the physical therapy assistant associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Somerset Vs. Kentucky Physical Therapy Assistant Employment

Somerset 170
Kentucky 2,190

Exactly 170 of Kentucky's 2,190 physical therapy assistant professionals work in Somerset. There has been a 6% decline in the number of physical therapy assistant professionals in Somerset between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Somerset has increased.

Somerset Vs. Kentucky Physical Therapy Assistant employment growth

1,780 1,690 1,790 2,140 2,190
180 160 160 No data 170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Somerset

Physical Therapy Assistant VS. All professions salaries in Somerset

$40,540 $31,420 $30,725 No data $30,825
$28,350 $29,770 $31,040 No data $32,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physical Therapy Assistant in Somerset
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Somerset

As the number of physical therapy assistant professionals in Somerset has shrunk, salaries for physical therapy assistant professionals have also decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $30,825 per year was earned by physical therapy assistant professionals in Somerset. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for physical therapy assistant professionals in Somerset was $40,540 per year. The decline in the salary of physical therapy assistant professionals in Somerset is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Physical therapy assistant professionals in Somerset

10th percentile
$24,355
25th percentile
$26,525
50th percentile
$30,010
75th percentile
$34,980
90th percentile
$39,595

Physical therapy assistant professionals make a median salary of $30,010 per year in Somerset. The difference in pay between the physical therapy assistant professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 63%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $24,355 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $39,595 per year.

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

Physical Therapy Assistant
$30,825
Sports Medicine
$47,657
Physical Therapy
$81,320

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

Educational Trends

Physical Therapy Assistant schools in Somerset

1

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

Physical Therapy Assistant Programs Offered In Somerset

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Somerset's physical therapy assistant school offers one physical therapy assistant degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Physical Therapy Assistant Degrees In Somerset

associate
15
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total15

Approximately 15 students completed physical therapy assistant courses in 2010.

Physical Therapy Assistant Faculty Salaries in Somerset, Kentucky

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