Alabama Physical Therapists: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Physical Therapists in Alabama

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Fast Facts for Physical Therapists in Alabama

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Gadsden, Tuscaloosa and Huntsville
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Anniston, Mobile and Montgomery
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Birmingham, Huntsville and Mobile

Salaries for Physical Therapists in Alabama

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Gadsden, Montgomery and Huntsville

Schools for Physical Therapists in Alabama are listed below.

Selected Physical Therapy Schools in Alabama

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  • Programs: Associate of Occupational Science Degree in Management
  • Degrees: Associate
Virginia College

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  • Degrees: Associate

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  • Programs: Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Therapy
  • Degrees: Bachelor
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More Alabama Physical Therapy Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Alabama State University Montgomery Doctorate 5,608
Oakwood University Huntsville Masters 1,824
Tuskegee University Tuskegee Doctorate & First Professional 2,936
University of Alabama at Birmingham Birmingham Doctorate & First Professional 16,246
University of South Alabama Mobile Doctorate 13,779

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Physical Therapists

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

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Physical Therapists

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Physical Therapists 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


Anniston 40 $94420 0.6
Oxford 40 $94420 0.6
Jacksonville 40 $94420 0.6
Auburn 40 $82890 0.46
Opelika 40 $82890 0.46
Florence 50 $79550 0.59
Muscle Shoals 50 $79550 0.59
Gadsden 60 $97620 1.16
Huntsville 110 $98760 0.35
Daphne 60 $63110 0.57
Fairhope 60 $63110 0.57
Foley 60 $63110 0.57
Decatur 40 $84580 0.54
Dothan 90 $100380 1.03
Birmingham 730 $86100 0.96
Hoover 730 $86100 0.96
Mobile 250 $79350 0.97
Montgomery 0 $85100 0
Tuscaloosa 100 $87730 0.68
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