Physical Therapy Schools
In Des Moines, Iowa

There is only one physical therapy school in Des Moines for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the physical therapy academic community in Des Moines, and the future trends. Academia in physical therapy includes physical therapy training at the physical therapy phd degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Des Moines Vs. Iowa Physical Therapy Employment

Des Moines 410
Iowa 1,710

Of the 1,710 physical therapy professionals employed in Iowa, 410 work in Des Moines. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of physical therapy professionals in Des Moines has grown by 32%. As the employment for physical therapy professionals in Des Moines has increased, overall employment in Des Moines has also increased.

Des Moines Vs. Iowa Physical Therapy employment growth

1,510 1,550 1,620 1,630 1,710
310 310 380 440 410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Iowa
  • Dark Yellow: Des Moines

Physical Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Des Moines

$59,610 $62,630 $65,800 $66,590 $68,790
$38,230 $39,530 $40,840 $42,120 $43,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physical Therapy in Des Moines
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Des Moines

As the number of physical therapy professionals in Des Moines has grown, salaries for physical therapy professionals have also increased. In 2010 Des Moines physical therapy professionals earned an average yearly salary of $68,790. Physical therapy professionals in Des Moines made a yearly average salary of $59,610, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of physical therapy professionals in Des Moines is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Physical therapy professionals in Des Moines

10th percentile
$50,680
25th percentile
$57,450
50th percentile
$69,080
75th percentile
$80,050
90th percentile
$88,940

Physical therapy professionals in Des Moines make a median yearly salary of $69,080. The difference in pay between the physical therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 75%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $50,680 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $88,940 per year.

Average Salaries for Physical therapy professionals and related professions in Des Moines

Physical Therapy Assistant
$32,225
Sports Medicine
$44,413
Physical Therapy
$68,790

On average physical therapy professionals in Des Moines earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Des Moines.

Educational Trends

Physical Therapy schools in Des Moines

1

There is only one accredited physical therapy school in the city. Many of Des Moines' physical therapy professionals are graduates of this school.

Physical Therapy Programs Offered In Des Moines

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in physical therapy offered by Des Moines' physical therapy school.

Student Completed Physical Therapy Degrees In Des Moines

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
113
Certificate
0
Total113

In 2010 approximately 113 students graduated from physical therapy courses.

Physical Therapy Faculty Salaries in Des Moines, Iowa

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