Physical Therapy Salary in Wisconsin - WI

The average physical therapist salary in Wisconsin is $72,580; which means the average hourly wage breaks down to $34.89 per hour; although as you gain more experience in this field and develop a professional reputation for yourself, you can look forward to more income. In fact, the Bureau of Labor Statistics found that the most experienced physical therapists in Wisconsin are currently making about $94,160; a significant amount more than the state’s overall average.

At the present time, there are just 4,100 physical therapists employed throughout the entire state; which is somewhat of a slim workforce when you consider that there are a total of 5,551,800 residents living in Wisconsin. The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that career opportunities for physical therapists may increase by as much as 30% over the next 7 years, which should create more opportunity for entry-level physical therapists looking to break into the field.  

When considering what your annual salary might be as a physical therapist in Wisconsin, you should consider how geographic location could be an impacting factor. 

Here are some of the averages across the state:

  • Milwaukee:  $70,630
  • Madison:  $75,550
  • Green Bay:  $78,490
  • Appleton:  $74,930
  • Kenosha:  $84,120
  • Oshkosh:  $84,210
  • La Crosse:  $73,200
  • Janesville:  $71,620
  • Fond du Lac:  $73,500

Salaries provided by the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics

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