Physical Therapy Assistant Pay in Kansas – KS
Salaries for Physical Therapy Assistants in Kansas
For being such a sparsely populated state, there are some great opportunities to make excellent money in Kansas. Indeed.com finds that the average salary for a physical therapist’s assistant statewide is $88,000 with Wichita topping the list at $93,000. This may be a bit of an anomaly, however, as there were several jobs listed on the site around this number but several more in the $30s and $40s.
The BLS found the mean salary—a more balanced reflection of the salary you are likely to get—for physical therapist’s assistants to be $43,260. Still, in a state with a relatively low cost of living, this is a very respectable salary. Likewise, because this is just the mean, there will be higher salaries out there once you have demonstrated your skills and gained some experience.
According to indeed.com, the average physical therapy assistant’s salary in the major cities of Kansas are as follows:
- Kansas City: $77,000
- Lawrence: $74,000
- Olathe: $77,000
- Overland Park: $76,000
- Topeka: $82,000
- Wichita: $93,000