Physical Therapy Schools
In Erie, Pennsylvania

In Erie, there is only one physical therapy school where physical therapy faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the physical therapy academic community in Erie, and the future trends. Academia in physical therapy includes physical therapy training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Erie Vs. Pennsylvania Physical Therapy Employment

Erie 200
Pennsylvania 9,160

Exactly 200 of the 9,160 physical therapy professionals employed in Pennsylvania, work in Erie. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of physical therapy professionals in Erie has grown by 5%. As the number of physical therapy professionals in Erie has increased, overall employment in Erie has also increased.

Erie Vs. Pennsylvania Physical Therapy employment growth

8,630 8,790 8,780 9,200 9,160
190 250 310 260 200
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Erie

Physical Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Erie

$67,590 $64,100 $73,610 $68,840 $78,670
$33,270 $34,330 $35,000 $36,220 $36,800
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physical Therapy in Erie
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Erie

As the number of physical therapy professionals in Erie has grown, salaries for physical therapy professionals have also increased. In 2010 physical therapy professionals in Erie reportedly earned an average salary of $78,670 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for physical therapy professionals in Erie was $67,590 per year. The growth in the salary of physical therapy professionals in Erie is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Physical therapy professionals in Erie

10th percentile
$56,110
25th percentile
$64,680
50th percentile
$73,270
75th percentile
$85,850
90th percentile
$122,080

Erie physical therapy professionals earn a median yearly salary of $73,270. The difference in pay between the physical therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 118%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $56,110 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $122,080 per year.

Average Salaries for Physical therapy professionals and related professions in Erie

Physical Therapy Assistant
$31,275
Sports Medicine
$47,073
Physical Therapy
$78,670

Erie physical therapy professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Physical Therapy schools in Erie

1

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

Physical Therapy Programs Offered In Erie

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Physical Therapy Degrees In Erie

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
39
Certificate
0
Total39

Approximately 39 students completed physical therapy courses in 2010.

Physical Therapy Faculty Salaries in Erie, Pennsylvania

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