Physical Therapy Schools
In Louisville, Kentucky

Physical Therapy faculty can choose to work at only one physical therapy school in Louisville. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of physical therapy and physical therapy education in Louisville, which includes physical therapy training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Physical Therapy
  • PhD degree in Physical Therapy


Statistics

Professional Trends

Louisville Vs. Kentucky Physical Therapy Employment

Louisville 920
Kentucky 2,390

Of the 2,390 physical therapy professionals employed in Kentucky, 920 work in Louisville. The number of physical therapy professionals in Louisville has grown by 19% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Louisville has also increased.

Louisville Vs. Kentucky Physical Therapy employment growth

1,920 1,810 1,790 2,200 2,390
770 630 610 800 920
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Louisville

Physical Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Louisville

$65,400 $70,960 $70,710 $73,510 $74,520
$35,730 $37,410 $38,920 $39,970 $40,320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physical Therapy in Louisville
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Louisville

As the number of physical therapy professionals in Louisville has grown, salaries for physical therapy professionals have also increased. Louisville physical therapy professionals made $74,520 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, physical therapy professionals in Louisville made an average salary of $65,400 per year. The growth in the salary of physical therapy professionals in Louisville is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Physical therapy professionals in Louisville

10th percentile
$54,910
25th percentile
$64,920
50th percentile
$75,400
75th percentile
$86,040
90th percentile
$94,390

Louisville physical therapy professionals earn a median yearly salary of $75,400. The difference in pay between the physical therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 72%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $54,910 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $94,390 per year.

Average Salaries for Physical therapy professionals and related professions in Louisville

Physical Therapy Assistant
$37,590
Sports Medicine
$46,040
Physical Therapy
$74,520

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

Educational Trends

Physical Therapy schools in Louisville

1

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

Physical Therapy Programs Offered In Louisville

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in physical therapy offered by Louisville's physical therapy schools.

Student Completed Physical Therapy Degrees In Louisville

associate
0
bachelor
22
master
0
doctor
42
Certificate
0
Total64

Approximately 64 students completed physical therapy courses in 2010.

Physical Therapy Faculty Salaries in Louisville, Kentucky

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