Physical Therapy Schools
In Detroit, Michigan

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Detroit Vs. Michigan Physical Therapy Employment

Detroit 1,280
Michigan 6,940

Exactly 1,280 of the 6,940 physical therapy professionals employed in Michigan, work in Detroit. There has been a 6% growth in the number of physical therapy professionals in Detroit between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Detroit has also increased.

Detroit Vs. Michigan Physical Therapy employment growth

5,540 5,890 6,390 6,550 6,940
1,210 1,150 1,180 1,190 1,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Detroit

Physical Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Detroit

$70,520 $69,670 $75,710 $74,490 $73,860
$46,670 $47,590 $46,920 $46,900 $47,530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physical Therapy in Detroit
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Detroit

In Detroit, salaries for physical therapy professionals have increased. In 2010 physical therapy professionals in Detroit reportedly earned an average salary of $73,860 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for physical therapy professionals in Detroit was $70,520 per year. The growth in the salary of physical therapy professionals in Detroit is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Physical therapy professionals in Detroit

10th percentile
$47,130
25th percentile
$62,460
50th percentile
$74,450
75th percentile
$87,090
90th percentile
$101,130

Physical therapy professionals in Detroit earn a median salary of $74,450 per year. The 10% of physical therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $47,130 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $101,130 per year.

Average Salaries for Physical therapy professionals and related professions in Detroit

Physical Therapy Assistant
$33,425
Sports Medicine
$46,458
Physical Therapy
$73,860

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

Educational Trends

Physical Therapy schools in Detroit

1

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

Physical Therapy Programs Offered In Detroit

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Physical Therapy Degrees In Detroit

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
31
Certificate
0
Total31

Approximately 31 students graduated from physical therapy courses in 2010.

Physical Therapy Faculty Salaries in Detroit, Michigan

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