Physical Therapy Assistant Schools
In Watertown, South Dakota

The city of Watertown has only one school where physical therapy assistant faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the physical therapy assistant academic community in Watertown, and the future trends. Academia in physical therapy assistant includes physical therapy assistant training at the physical therapy assistant associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Watertown Vs. South Dakota Physical Therapy Assistant Employment

Watertown 110
South Dakota 340

Exactly 110 of South Dakota's 340 physical therapy assistant professionals work in Watertown. There has been a 8% decline in the number of physical therapy assistant professionals in Watertown between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of physical therapy assistant professionals in Watertown has decreased, overall employment in Watertown has also decreased.

Watertown Vs. South Dakota Physical Therapy Assistant employment growth

340 290 350 360 340
120 110 130 No data 110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: South Dakota
  • Dark Yellow: Watertown

Physical Therapy Assistant VS. All professions salaries in Watertown

$26,625 $29,080 $28,555 No data $28,460
$28,800 $29,670 $30,750 No data $32,640
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physical Therapy Assistant in Watertown
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Watertown

Salaries for physical therapy assistant professionals in Watertown have increased. Watertown physical therapy assistant professionals made $28,460 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, physical therapy assistant professionals in Watertown made an average salary of $26,625 per year. The growth in the salary of physical therapy assistant professionals in Watertown is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Physical therapy assistant professionals in Watertown

10th percentile
$22,565
25th percentile
$25,270
50th percentile
$28,290
75th percentile
$32,025
90th percentile
$34,610

Physical therapy assistant professionals in Watertown make a median yearly salary of $28,290. The 10% of physical therapy assistant professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $22,565 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 53% higher salaries.

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

Physical Therapy Assistant
$28,460
Sports Medicine
$40,120
Physical Therapy
$67,270

Physical therapy assistant professional salaries in Watertown are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Physical Therapy Assistant schools in Watertown

1

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

Physical Therapy Assistant Programs Offered In Watertown

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Physical Therapy Assistant Degrees In Watertown

associate
21
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total21

In 2010 approximately 21 students graduated from physical therapy assistant courses.

Physical Therapy Assistant Faculty Salaries in Watertown, South Dakota

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