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Physical Therapy Assistant Pay in Georgia – GA

Working as a physical therapy assistant can be very rewarding. You will have the opportunity to work with a wide variety of people and though the work will be difficult both for you and those individuals needing therapy, it will also be very rewarding to see individual patients progressing. Along with fairly high job satisfaction you will see that physical therapy assistants can earn a comfortable salary. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the annual wages for physical therapy assistant is about $46,140. In Georgia you can expect pay to be slightly higher than the national average.

Physical Therapist Assistant Salaries in Georgia

The Bureau of Labor Statistics indicates the average Georgia physical therapy assistant salary is $46,500 annually. Following are several prominent cities in Georgia along with the current salary data for physical therapy assistants in that location.

Atlanta, $48,000
Augusta, $40,000
Columbus, $37,000
Savannah, $43,000
Athens, $40,000

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Georgia Physical Therapy Assistant Associations

Physical Therapy Association of Georgia is the statewide organization whose purpose is to support the professionals under the physical therapy umbrella including physical therapists (PT), physical therapist assistants (PTA) and students working towards either of these professions. The organization is the state chapter of the American Physical Therapy Association.

Physical Therapy Association of Georgia
1260 Winchester Parkway SE, Suite 205
Smyrna, GA 30080
www.ptagonline.org

Georgia Board of Physical Therapy is the organization responsible for setting the licensing standards for physical therapy assistants. This group is appointed by the Georgia Secretary of State's office.

Georgia Board of Physical Therapy
237 Coliseum Drive
Macon, Georgia 31217
Phone 478/207-2240
www.sos.georgia.gov

American Physical Therapy Association is the nationwide group committed to professional development and standards for physical therapy assistants.

American Physical Therapy Association
1111 North Fairfax Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
703/684-2782
www.apta.org



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