Texas Physical Therapy Assistant Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Physical Therapist Assistants in Texas

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Fast Facts for Physical Therapist Assistants in Texas

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Laredo, Victoria and Tyler
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Austin, Dallas and Houston
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Houston, Dallas and San Antonio

Salaries for Physical Therapist Assistants in Texas

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: McAllen, Corpus Christi and Texarkana

Schools for Physical Therapist Assistants in Texas are listed below.

Selected Physical Therapy Assistant Schools in Texas

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More Texas Physical Therapy Assistant Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Amarillo College Amarillo Associate 10,387
Austin Community College District Austin Associate 33,508
Blinn College Brenham Associate 14,589
Del Mar College Corpus Christi Associate 11,167
El Paso Community College El Paso Associate 25,023
Houston Community College Houston Associate 43,518
Kilgore College Kilgore Associate 5,150
Laredo Community College Laredo Associate 7,831
Lone Star College System The Woodlands Associate 39,756
McLennan Community College Waco Associate 8,079
Navarro College Corsicana Associate 7,560
Northeast Texas Community College Mount Pleasant Associate 1,010
Odessa College Odessa Associate 4,580
Panola College Carthage Associate 1,891
San Jacinto Community College Pasadena Associate 23,805
South Texas College McAllen Bachelor 19,827
St Philips College San Antonio Associate 9,256
Tarrant County College Fort Worth Associate 37,948
Wharton County Junior College Wharton Associate 5,892

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Physical Therapist Assistants

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


Amarillo 70 $56510 1.04
Austin 370 $66900 0.67
Round Rock 370 $66900 0.67
Houston 910 $65520 0.53
The Woodlands 910 $65520 0.53
Sugar Land 910 $65520 0.53
Beaumont 50 $68190 0.53
Port Arthur 50 $68190 0.53
Brownsville 40 $89470 0.51
Harlingen 40 $89470 0.51
College Station 50 $74390 0.83
Bryan 50 $74390 0.83
Corpus Christi 140 $81140 1.29
Dallas 1850 $80380 0.95
Fort Worth 1850 $80380 0.95
Arlington 1850 $80380 0.95
El Paso 320 $59200 1.84
San Antonio 770 $70980 1.37
New Braunfels 770 $70980 1.37
Laredo 80 $69350 1.36
Longview 70 $65930 1.21
Lubbock 80 $73580 0.95
McAllen 200 $69000 1.36
Edinburg 200 $69000 1.36
Mission 200 $69000 1.36
Midland 0 $54280 0
Killeen 80 $65960 0.97
Temple 80 $65960 0.97
Odessa 30 $58200 0.72
Sherman 30 $61240 1.36
Denison 30 $61240 1.36
Tyler 170 $74410 2.97
Victoria 60 $65450 2.5
Waco 60 $71510 0.86
Wichita Falls 90 $63460 2.59
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