Mississippi Physical Therapy Assistant Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Physical Therapist Assistants in Mississippi

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Fast Facts for Physical Therapist Assistants in Mississippi

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Pascagoula and Hattiesburg
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Gulfport and Jackson
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Jackson and Gulfport

Salaries for Physical Therapist Assistants in Mississippi

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Pascagoula and Hattiesburg

Schools for Physical Therapist Assistants in Mississippi are listed below.

Selected Physical Therapy Assistant Schools in Mississippi

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More Mississippi Physical Therapy Assistant Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Hinds Community College Raymond Associate 9,941
Holmes Community College Goodman Associate 5,107
Itawamba Community College Fulton Associate 5,871
Meridian Community College Meridian Associate 3,543
Pearl River Community College Poplarville Associate 4,593

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Physical Therapist Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Mississippi. 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


Gulfport 160 $45120 1.81
Biloxi 160 $45120 1.81
Pascagoula 160 $45120 1.81
Hattiesburg 50 $45020 1.52
Jackson 250 $39740 1.65
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