Physical Therapy Schools
In Durham, North Carolina

There is only one physical therapy school in Durham for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of physical therapy and physical therapy education in Durham, which includes physical therapy training at the physical therapy phd degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Durham Vs. North Carolina Physical Therapy Employment

Durham 450
North Carolina 4,530

Exactly 450 of North Carolina's 4,530 physical therapy professionals work in Durham. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of physical therapy professionals in Durham has grown by 36%. Overall employment in Durham has also increased.

Durham Vs. North Carolina Physical Therapy employment growth

3,950 3,950 4,210 4,340 4,530
330 330 400 420 450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Durham

Physical Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Durham

$65,350 $67,830 $72,650 $72,460 $71,930
$45,170 $46,540 $48,830 $50,480 $53,220
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physical Therapy in Durham
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Durham

As the number of physical therapy professionals in Durham has grown, salaries for physical therapy professionals have also increased. Durham physical therapy professionals made $71,930 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, physical therapy professionals in Durham made an average salary of $65,350 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Durham.

Salary percentiles for Physical therapy professionals in Durham

10th percentile
$55,390
25th percentile
$63,410
50th percentile
$71,420
75th percentile
$82,320
90th percentile
$92,030

Physical therapy professionals in Durham make a median yearly salary of $71,420. The 10% of physical therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $55,390 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 66% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Physical therapy professionals and related professions in Durham

Physical Therapy Assistant
$43,180
Sports Medicine
$52,763
Physical Therapy
$71,930

Physical therapy professional salaries in Durham are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Physical Therapy schools in Durham

1

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

Physical Therapy Programs Offered In Durham

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Physical Therapy Degrees In Durham

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
50
Certificate
0
Total50

In 2010 approximately 50 students graduated from physical therapy courses.

Physical Therapy Faculty Salaries in Durham, North Carolina

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