Physical Therapy Schools In Maine

Physical Therapy classes faculty can choose to work at one of 2 accredited physical therapy schools in Maine. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in physical therapy in the state of Maine, which encompasses physical therapy training at the physical therapy phd degree level.


Schools

  1. Husson University

    1 College Circle, Bangor, Maine 04401-2999

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  2. University of New England

    11 Hills Beach Rd, Biddeford, Maine 04005-9599

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Maine Vs. National Physical Therapy Employment

Maine 1,180
National 180,280

Of all of the physical therapy professionals that work in the US, approximately 1% work in Maine state.

Employment Growth for Physical therapy professionals In Maine

900 900 970 1,090 1,180
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Maine, the field of physical therapy is growing. There were 280 more physical therapy professionals working in Maine in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 31% growth in the field. This growth is faster than the national trend for physical therapy professionals which shows a 15% increase in the number of physical therapy professionals working around the nation.

Physical Therapy VS. All Professions salaries in Maine

$64,100 $60,400 $64,780 $70,020 $72,470
$40,902 $42,204 $44,287 $45,290 $46,296
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physical Therapy
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to physical therapy professionals are growing in Maine. Physical therapy professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $64,100 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $72,470 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Physical therapy professionals in Maine

10th percentile
$50,820
25th percentile
$60,920
50th percentile
$69,140
75th percentile
$79,910
90th percentile
$93,740

This represents a 12% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. There is a 84% pay differential between the highest paid physical therapy professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of physical therapy in Maine.

Average Salaries for Physical therapy professionals and related professions in Maine

Physical Therapy
$72,470
Physical Therapy Assistant
$34,875
Sports Medicine
$47,515

Physical therapy professionals in Maine earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Physical Therapy programs available for each degree type for all schools in Maine

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
2
Certificate
0
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As the number of physical therapy professionals is increasing in Maine state, the number of students graduating from the 2 accredited physical therapy schools in Maine state is also increasing. In 2006, 32 students graduated from physical therapy courses in Maine. And in 2010, 91 students graduated.

There was an increase in the number of physical therapy school degree or certificate graduates in Maine by 184%. A majority of these graduates, or 100%, graduated with a doctor's degree in physical therapy.

Physical Therapy Faculty Salaries in Maine

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