Physical Therapy Assistant Schools
In Springfield, Massachusetts

The city of Springfield 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 Springfield, which encompasses physical therapy assistant training at the physical therapy assistant associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Springfield Vs. Massachusetts Physical Therapy Assistant Employment

Springfield 320
Massachusetts 3,300

Exactly 320 of the 3,300 physical therapy assistant professionals employed in Massachusetts, work in Springfield. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of physical therapy assistant professionals in Springfield has grown by 39%. As the number of physical therapy assistant professionals in Springfield has increased, overall employment in Springfield has also increased.

Springfield Vs. Massachusetts Physical Therapy Assistant employment growth

3,120 2,810 3,240 3,230 3,300
230 210 270 260 320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Springfield

Physical Therapy Assistant VS. All professions salaries in Springfield

$34,960 $36,435 $36,585 $36,805 $39,775
$39,790 $40,910 $42,280 $43,250 $44,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physical Therapy Assistant in Springfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Springfield

As the number of physical therapy assistant professionals in Springfield has grown, salaries for physical therapy assistant professionals have also increased. In 2010 Springfield physical therapy assistant professionals earned an average yearly salary of $39,775. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for physical therapy assistant professionals in Springfield was $34,960 per year. The growth in the salary of physical therapy assistant professionals in Springfield is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Physical therapy assistant professionals in Springfield

10th percentile
$29,040
25th percentile
$32,860
50th percentile
$38,035
75th percentile
$46,890
90th percentile
$53,860

Springfield physical therapy assistant professionals earn a median yearly salary of $38,035. The 10% of physical therapy assistant professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $29,040 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $53,860 per year.

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

Physical Therapy Assistant
$39,775
Sports Medicine
$51,003
Physical Therapy
$77,310

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

Educational Trends

Physical Therapy Assistant schools in Springfield

1

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

Physical Therapy Assistant Programs Offered In Springfield

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Physical Therapy Assistant Degrees In Springfield

associate
14
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total14

Approximately 14 students completed physical therapy assistant courses in 2010.

Physical Therapy Assistant Faculty Salaries in Springfield, Massachusetts

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