Physical Therapy Schools
In Columbia, Missouri

In Columbia, there is only one physical therapy school where physical therapy faculty can find employment. The trends in Columbia's physical therapy academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes physical therapy training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Physical Therapy
  • Masters degree in Physical Therapy
  • PhD degree in Physical Therapy


Statistics

Professional Trends

Columbia Vs. Missouri Physical Therapy Employment

Columbia 160
Missouri 4,140

Of the 4,140 physical therapy professionals employed in Missouri, 160 work in Columbia. There has been a 0% decline in the number of physical therapy professionals in Columbia between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Columbia has increased.

Columbia Vs. Missouri Physical Therapy employment growth

3,410 3,870 4,000 4,030 4,140
160 130 110 150 160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Missouri
  • Dark Yellow: Columbia

Physical Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Columbia

$55,400 $54,930 $57,770 $64,640 $65,260
$33,560 $35,700 $36,610 $37,570 $36,650
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physical Therapy in Columbia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Columbia

Salaries for physical therapy professionals in Columbia have increased. In 2010 Columbia physical therapy professionals earned an average yearly salary of $65,260. The average salary for physical therapy professionals in Columbia was $55,400 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of physical therapy professionals in Columbia is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Physical therapy professionals in Columbia

10th percentile
$43,120
25th percentile
$53,960
50th percentile
$66,190
75th percentile
$77,200
90th percentile
$88,310

Columbia physical therapy professionals earn a median yearly salary of $66,190. The 10% of physical therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $43,120 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $88,310 per year.

Average Salaries for Physical therapy professionals and related professions in Columbia

Sports Medicine
$65,260
Physical Therapy
$65,260

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

Educational Trends

Physical Therapy schools in Columbia

1

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

Physical Therapy Programs Offered In Columbia

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total3

There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in physical therapy offered by Columbia's physical therapy schools.

Student Completed Physical Therapy Degrees In Columbia

associate
0
bachelor
19
master
2
doctor
35
Certificate
0
Total56

In 2010 approximately 56 students graduated from physical therapy courses.

Physical Therapy Faculty Salaries in Columbia, Missouri

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