Click on the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) to view information about the job outlook. For specific information on occupational employment and wages for physical therapist assistants, click on this DOL link. you may also use the Occupational Employment Statistics Query System to create a customized table for statistics in a specific geographical area.
PTAs work in a variety of settings including acute care and rehabilitation hospitals, outpatient facilities, school systems, nursing homes, home health and sports medicine clinics. Salary depends on geographic region, practice setting, and hours employed. For additional information, please visit the American Physical Therapy Association.