Career Outlook for Physical Therapist Aides

Also known as:  Clinical Rehabilitation Aide, Physical Therapy Aide, Physiotherapy Aide
The overall job outlook for Physical Therapist Aid careers has been positive since 2004. Vacancies for this career have increased by 9.52 percent nationwide in that time, with an average growth of 1.59 percent per year. Demand for Physical Therapist Aides is expected to go up, with an expected 16,900 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 4.60 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Physical Therapist Aides in the following states
California 6,080
Texas 4,410
New Jersey 2,920
New York 2,900
Florida 2,400
Pennsylvania 2,050
Illinois 1,900
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Physical Therapist Aides
Alaska 50
Puerto Rico 70
District of Columbia 70
Vermont 70
Hawaii 90
South Dakota 90
Rhode Island 90