Massachusetts Physical Therapists: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Physical Therapists in Massachusetts

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Fast Facts for Physical Therapists in Massachusetts

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Haverhill, Barnstable and Brockton
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Lowell, Worcester and Springfield
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Boston, Springfield and Worcester

Salaries for Physical Therapists in Massachusetts

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: New Bedford, Worcester and Barnstable

Schools for Physical Therapists in Massachusetts are listed below.

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More Massachusetts Physical Therapy Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
American International College Springfield Doctorate 2,678
Bay Path College Longmeadow Masters 1,603
Boston University Boston Doctorate & First Professional 32,053
Eastern Nazarene College Quincy Masters 1,075
MGH Institute of Health Professions Boston Masters 864
Northeastern University Boston Doctorate & First Professional 24,434
Quinsigamond Community College Worcester Associate 6,654
Simmons College Boston Doctorate 4,733
Tufts University Medford Doctorate & First Professional 9,758
University of Massachusetts-Lowell Lowell Doctorate 11,635
Worcester State College Worcester Masters 5,358

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Physical Therapists

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


Leominster 100 $89220 1.27
Gardner 100 $89220 1.27
Barnstable Town 250 $89260 1.61
New Bedford 140 $93200 1.41
Pittsfield 110 $85940 1.85
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