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Physical Therapy Schools
In Oakland, California

There is only one physical therapy school in Oakland for faculty to choose from. The trends in Oakland's physical therapy academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes physical therapy training at the physical therapy phd degree level.


Professional Trends

Oakland Vs. California Physical Therapy Employment

Oakland 940
California 14,860

Of the 14,860 physical therapy professionals employed in California, 940 work in Oakland. There has been a 12% decline in the number of physical therapy professionals in Oakland between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Oakland has increased.

Oakland Vs. California Physical Therapy employment growth

13,510 14,110 13,680 14,250 14,860
1,070 1,100 860 810 940
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Oakland

Physical Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Oakland

$81,840 $85,550 $85,600 $87,650 $91,340
$49,830 $51,220 $53,260 $54,590 $56,360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physical Therapy in Oakland
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Oakland

As the number of physical therapy professionals in Oakland has shrunk, salaries for physical therapy professionals have increased. Oakland physical therapy professionals made $91,340 per year, on average, in 2010. Physical therapy professionals in Oakland made a yearly average salary of $81,840, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Oakland.

Salary percentiles for Physical therapy professionals in Oakland

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

Oakland physical therapy professionals earn a median yearly salary of $90,460. The difference in pay between the physical therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 65%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $70,770 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $116,630 per year.

Average Salaries for Physical therapy professionals and related professions in Oakland

Physical Therapy Assistant
Sports Medicine
Physical Therapy

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

Educational Trends

Physical Therapy schools in Oakland


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

Physical Therapy Programs Offered In Oakland


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

Student Completed Physical Therapy Degrees In Oakland


Approximately 34 students completed physical therapy courses in 2010.

Physical Therapy Faculty Salaries in Oakland, California

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