Physical Therapy Schools
In Grand Rapids, Michigan

There is only one physical therapy school in Grand Rapids 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 Grand Rapids, which includes physical therapy training at the physical therapy associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Grand Rapids Vs. Michigan Physical Therapy Employment

Grand Rapids 440
Michigan 6,940

Exactly 440 of Michigan's 6,940 physical therapy professionals work in Grand Rapids. There has been a 29% growth in the number of physical therapy professionals in Grand Rapids between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for physical therapy professionals in Grand Rapids has increased, overall employment in Grand Rapids has also increased.

Grand Rapids Vs. Michigan Physical Therapy employment growth

5,540 5,890 6,390 6,550 6,940
340 490 460 390 440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Grand Rapids

Physical Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Grand Rapids

$62,870 $65,410 $70,920 $71,510 $72,010
$38,060 $39,250 $40,460 $40,710 $41,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physical Therapy in Grand Rapids
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Grand Rapids

In Grand Rapids, salaries for physical therapy professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $72,010 per year was earned by physical therapy professionals in Grand Rapids. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for physical therapy professionals in Grand Rapids was $62,870 per year. The growth in the salary of physical therapy professionals in Grand Rapids is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Physical therapy professionals in Grand Rapids

10th percentile
$53,300
25th percentile
$62,620
50th percentile
$71,050
75th percentile
$82,980
90th percentile
$93,430

Physical therapy professionals make a median salary of $71,050 per year in Grand Rapids. The 10% of physical therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $53,300 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $93,430 per year.

Average Salaries for Physical therapy professionals and related professions in Grand Rapids

Physical Therapy Assistant
$32,195
Sports Medicine
$44,333
Physical Therapy
$72,010

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

Educational Trends

Physical Therapy schools in Grand Rapids

1

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

Physical Therapy Programs Offered In Grand Rapids

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in physical therapy offered by Grand Rapids' physical therapy school.

Student Completed Physical Therapy Degrees In Grand Rapids

associate
8
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total8

In 2010 approximately 8 students graduated from physical therapy courses.

Physical Therapy Faculty Salaries in Grand Rapids, Michigan

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