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The highest-paying jobs in the physical therapy industry

Highest Paying Physical Therapy Jobs
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The physical therapy industry is a steadily growing one. It’s also a well-paying industry for those who have received the right accreditations and certifications. If you’re looking for information on some of the most well-compensated jobs in the physical therapy industry, keep reading to learn more.

What are some of the highest-paying jobs in the physical therapy industry?

These are some of the best-paying jobs in the PT industry. Each of these may vary depending on the state.

  • Sports medicine — Sports medicine is a high-paying physical therapy career. Physical therapists who specialize in sports medicine work with all kinds of athletes. Athletes frequently need physical therapists who can help them build muscle strength and range of motion to prevent and treat injuries.
  • Pediatrics — Pediatric physical therapy is another highly compensated physical therapy job. Pediatric PTs often work at hospitals, private clinics, and outpatient clinics to work with children who have injuries or physical or intellectual disabilities. They’re specially trained to work with children to either help them recover from an injury or function more independently.
  • Geriatrics — Geriatric physical therapists also are a well-compensated group. They work with and treat older adults who are at a high risk of experiencing falls, slips, and other similar types of injuries. They also work closely with those who have experienced strokes, heart attacks and major surgical procedures.

Alliance PTP can help if you’re looking for a career in any one of these high-paying physical therapy specialties

Alliance Physical Therapy Partners firmly believes that partnership means creating something that is greater than the sum of its parts. Alliance PTP is proud to bring together physical therapy clinics around the nation to help people get the kind of treatment they’re looking for and then exceed their expectations. Want to learn more about joining Alliance PTP’s growing list of partners? You can read more on our page for practice owners here. To learn more about the future of the physical therapy industry, read here.

If you’re interested in learning more about how Alliance PTP can help you obtain the career you want in any of these high-paying specialties, contact our team today.