Career Outlook for Physical Therapist Assistants

Also known as:
Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant, LPTA, Physical Therapy Assistant, Physical Therapy Technician, Physiotherapy Assistant

The overall job outlook for Physical Therapist Assistant careers has been positive since 2004. Vacancies for this career have increased by 61.51 percent nationwide in that time, with an average growth of 3.84 percent per year. Demand for Physical Therapist Assistants is expected to go up, with an expected 38,160 new jobs filled by 2029. This represents an annual increase of 4.57 percent over the next few years. Join our talent pool and get scouted today!

TOP STATES

There are currently more Physical Therapist Assistants in the following states

Florida 7,100
Texas 6,500
Ohio 6,400
California 5,860
New York 5,200
Pennsylvania 4,600
Illinois 3,820
BOTTOM STATES

The states below have the least number of filled positions for Physical Therapist Assistants

Vermont
110
Alaska
120
North Dakota
150
Hawaii
160
District of Columbia
160
Wyoming
180
Delaware
250