Louisiana Physical Therapy Assistant Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Physical Therapist Assistants in Louisiana

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Fast Facts for Physical Therapist Assistants in Louisiana

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Shreveport and New Orleans
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Baton Rouge and Lafayette
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: New Orleans and Baton Rouge

Salaries for Physical Therapist Assistants in Louisiana

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: New Orleans and Shreveport

Schools for Physical Therapist Assistants in Louisiana are listed below.

Selected Physical Therapy Assistant Schools in Louisiana

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More Louisiana Physical Therapy Assistant Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Bossier Parish Community College Bossier City Associate 4,986
Delgado Community College New Orleans Associate 13,210
Our Lady of the Lake College Baton Rouge Masters 2,103
University of Louisiana Monroe Monroe Doctorate & First Professional 8,541

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Physical Therapist Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Louisiana. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Physical Therapist Assistants

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Physical Therapist Assistants relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Alexandria 50 $44570 1.3
Baton Rouge 200 $56220 0.89
Hammond 30 $44750 1.37
Lafayette 140 $33060 1.13
Lake Charles 100 $31520 1.75
Monroe 30 $37640 0.71
New Orleans 250 $47550 0.75
Metairie 250 $47550 0.75
Shreveport 120 $41780 1.12
Bossier City 120 $41780 1.12
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