Physical Therapy Schools
In Long Beach, California

In Long Beach, there is only one physical therapy school where physical therapy faculty can find employment. The trends in Long Beach'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 masters degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Long Beach Vs. California Physical Therapy Employment

Long Beach 4,430
California 14,860

Exactly 4,430 of California's 14,860 physical therapy professionals work in Long Beach. The number of physical therapy professionals in Long Beach has grown by 36% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for physical therapy professionals in Long Beach has increased, overall employment in Long Beach has also increased.

Long Beach Vs. California Physical Therapy employment growth

13,510 14,110 13,680 14,250 14,860
3,250 3,810 4,130 4,020 4,430
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Long Beach

Physical Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Long Beach

$72,590 $75,600 $80,500 $81,520 $84,590
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physical Therapy in Long Beach
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Long Beach

As the number of physical therapy professionals in Long Beach has grown, salaries for physical therapy professionals have also increased. Long Beach physical therapy professionals made $84,590 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, physical therapy professionals in Long Beach made an average salary of $72,590 per year. The growth in the salary of physical therapy professionals in Long Beach is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Physical therapy professionals in Long Beach

10th percentile
$57,950
25th percentile
$70,280
50th percentile
$83,850
75th percentile
$97,700
90th percentile
$113,100

Physical therapy professionals in Long Beach make a median yearly salary of $83,850. The difference in pay between the physical therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 95%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $57,950 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $113,100 per year.

Average Salaries for Physical therapy professionals and related professions in Long Beach

Physical Therapy Assistant
$42,305
Sports Medicine
$55,510
Physical Therapy
$84,590

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

Educational Trends

Physical Therapy schools in Long Beach

1

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

Physical Therapy Programs Offered In Long Beach

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Physical Therapy Degrees In Long Beach

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
29
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total29

Approximately 29 students completed physical therapy courses in 2010.

Physical Therapy Faculty Salaries in Long Beach, California

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