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Physical Therapy Schools
In Milwaukee, Wisconsin

The city of Milwaukee has 2 schools where physical therapy faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the physical therapy academic community in Milwaukee, and the future trends. Academia in physical therapy includes physical therapy training at the physical therapy phd degree level.


Professional Trends

Milwaukee Vs. Wisconsin Physical Therapy Employment

Milwaukee 1,330
Wisconsin 3,900

Of the 3,900 physical therapy professionals employed in Wisconsin, 1,330 work in Milwaukee. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of physical therapy professionals in Milwaukee has shrunk by 6%. As the number of physical therapy professionals in Milwaukee has decreased, overall employment in Milwaukee has increased.

Milwaukee Vs. Wisconsin Physical Therapy employment growth

3,680 3,900 4,100 4,100 3,900
1,410 1,480 1,560 1,440 1,330
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Wisconsin
  • Dark Yellow: Milwaukee

Physical Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Milwaukee

$63,200 $67,060 $68,970 $70,630 $73,270
$40,030 $41,490 $42,980 $44,080 $45,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physical Therapy in Milwaukee
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Milwaukee

As the number of physical therapy professionals in Milwaukee has shrunk, salaries for physical therapy professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $73,270 per year was earned by physical therapy professionals in Milwaukee. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for physical therapy professionals in Milwaukee was $63,200 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Milwaukee.

Salary percentiles for Physical therapy professionals in Milwaukee

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Milwaukee physical therapy professionals earn a median yearly salary of $72,080. The difference in pay between the physical therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 67%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $56,160 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $93,510 per year.

Average Salaries for Physical therapy professionals and related professions in Milwaukee

Physical Therapy Assistant
Sports Medicine
Physical Therapy

On average physical therapy professional salaries in Milwaukee are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Physical Therapy schools in Milwaukee


Many of Milwaukee's physical therapy professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited physical therapy schools in the city.

Physical Therapy Programs Offered In Milwaukee


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

Student Completed Physical Therapy Degrees In Milwaukee


In 2010 approximately 81 students graduated from physical therapy courses.

Physical Therapy Faculty Salaries in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

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