Physical Therapy Assistant Schools
In Springfield, Missouri

In Springfield, there is only one physical therapy assistant school where physical therapy assistant faculty can find employment. The trends in Springfield's physical therapy assistant academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes physical therapy assistant training at the physical therapy assistant associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Springfield Vs. Missouri Physical Therapy Assistant Employment

Springfield 50
Missouri 2,430

Of the 2,430 physical therapy assistant professionals employed in Missouri, 50 work in Springfield. There has been a 58% decline in the number of physical therapy assistant professionals in Springfield between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Springfield has increased.

Springfield Vs. Missouri Physical Therapy Assistant employment growth

2,080 2,090 2,040 2,120 2,430
120 190 120 120 50
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Missouri
  • Dark Yellow: Springfield

Physical Therapy Assistant VS. All professions salaries in Springfield

$35,030 $30,110 $37,860 $33,515 $35,970
$31,300 $32,220 $33,840 $34,490 $35,410
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 shrunk, salaries for physical therapy assistant professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $35,970 per year was earned by physical therapy assistant professionals in Springfield. Physical therapy assistant professionals in Springfield made a yearly average salary of $35,030, four years earlier in 2006. 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
$28,775
25th percentile
$32,735
50th percentile
$35,635
75th percentile
$40,085
90th percentile
$44,680

Springfield physical therapy assistant professionals earn a median yearly salary of $35,635. The 10% of physical therapy assistant professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $28,775 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 55% higher salaries.

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

Physical Therapy Assistant
$35,970
Sports Medicine
$46,923
Physical Therapy
$76,530

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

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

Physical Therapy Assistant Programs Offered In Springfield

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Physical Therapy Assistant Degrees In Springfield

associate
18
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total18

In 2010 approximately 18 students graduated from physical therapy assistant courses.

Physical Therapy Assistant Faculty Salaries in Springfield, Missouri

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