Physical Therapy Schools
In Seattle, Washington

The city of Seattle has only one school where physical therapy faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of physical therapy and physical therapy education in Seattle, which includes physical therapy training at the physical therapy phd degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Seattle Vs. Washington Physical Therapy Employment

Seattle 1,910
Washington 4,110

Exactly 1,910 of Washington State's 4,110 physical therapy professionals work in Seattle. The number of physical therapy professionals in Seattle has grown by 4% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for physical therapy professionals in Seattle has increased, overall employment in Seattle has also increased.

Seattle Vs. Washington Physical Therapy employment growth

3,620 3,540 3,950 3,840 4,110
1,830 1,780 1,910 1,760 1,910
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Seattle

Physical Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Seattle

$67,820 $70,700 $76,600 $76,860 $77,740
$47,730 $49,890 $51,680 $53,240 $54,610
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physical Therapy in Seattle
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Seattle

As the number of physical therapy professionals in Seattle has grown, salaries for physical therapy professionals have also increased. In 2010 physical therapy professionals in Seattle reportedly earned an average salary of $77,740 per year. Physical therapy professionals in Seattle made a yearly average salary of $67,820, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Seattle.

Salary percentiles for Physical therapy professionals in Seattle

10th percentile
$59,050
25th percentile
$66,090
50th percentile
$75,370
75th percentile
$89,020
90th percentile
$102,940

Seattle physical therapy professionals earn a median yearly salary of $75,370. The difference in pay between the physical therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 74%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $59,050 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $102,940 per year.

Average Salaries for Physical therapy professionals and related professions in Seattle

Physical Therapy Assistant
$39,100
Sports Medicine
$49,688
Physical Therapy
$77,740

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

Educational Trends

Physical Therapy schools in Seattle

1

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

Physical Therapy Programs Offered In Seattle

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in physical therapy offered by Seattle's physical therapy school.

Student Completed Physical Therapy Degrees In Seattle

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
33
Certificate
0
Total33

Approximately 33 students completed physical therapy courses in 2010.

Physical Therapy Faculty Salaries in Seattle, Washington

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