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Physical Therapy Schools
In Fort Lauderdale, Florida

In Fort Lauderdale, there is only one physical therapy school where physical therapy faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in physical therapy in the city of Fort Lauderdale, which encompasses physical therapy training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Fort Lauderdale Vs. Florida Physical Therapy Employment

Fort Lauderdale 1,020
Florida 11,070

Exactly 1,020 of Florida's 11,070 physical therapy professionals work in Fort Lauderdale. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of physical therapy professionals in Fort Lauderdale has grown by 5%. Overall employment in Fort Lauderdale has also increased.

Fort Lauderdale Vs. Florida Physical Therapy employment growth

10,080 10,620 10,640 11,010 11,070
970 1,140 910 850 1,020
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Florida
  • Dark Yellow: Fort Lauderdale

Physical Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Fort Lauderdale

$70,700 $75,180 $80,820 $82,010 $81,940
$37,810 $38,990 $40,040 $40,790 $42,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physical Therapy in Fort Lauderdale
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fort Lauderdale

In Fort Lauderdale, salaries for physical therapy professionals have increased. Fort Lauderdale physical therapy professionals made $81,940 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for physical therapy professionals in Fort Lauderdale was $70,700 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Fort Lauderdale.

Salary percentiles for Physical therapy professionals in Fort Lauderdale

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25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Physical therapy professionals make a median salary of $80,570 per year in Fort Lauderdale. The 10% of physical therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $49,600 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $120,100 per year.

Average Salaries for Physical therapy professionals and related professions in Fort Lauderdale

Physical Therapy Assistant
Sports Medicine
Physical Therapy

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

Educational Trends

Physical Therapy schools in Fort Lauderdale


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

Physical Therapy Programs Offered In Fort Lauderdale


Fort Lauderdale's physical therapy school offers one physical therapy degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Physical Therapy Degrees In Fort Lauderdale


Approximately 86 students completed physical therapy courses in 2010.

Physical Therapy Faculty Salaries in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

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