Missouri Physical Therapists: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Physical Therapists in Missouri

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Fast Facts for Physical Therapists in Missouri

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Joplin, St. Louis and Columbia
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: St. Joseph, Kansas City and Springfield
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: St. Louis, Kansas City and Springfield

Salaries for Physical Therapists in Missouri

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Springfield, Kansas City and St. Louis

Schools for Physical Therapists in Missouri are listed below.

Selected Physical Therapy Schools in Missouri

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More Missouri Physical Therapy Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Hannibal-Lagrange College Hannibal Masters 1,184
Maryville University of Saint Louis Saint Louis Doctorate 3,422
Missouri State University Springfield Doctorate 19,348
Northwest Missouri State University Maryville Masters 6,511
Rockhurst University Kansas City Doctorate 3,124
Saint Louis University-Main Campus Saint Louis Doctorate & First Professional 15,539
Southwest Baptist University Bolivar Doctorate 3,539
University of Missouri-Columbia Columbia Doctorate 28,405
Washington University in St Louis Saint Louis Doctorate & First Professional 13,382

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Physical Therapists

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


Jefferson City 90 $63860 0.8
Columbia 140 $70900 1.01
Joplin 130 $75990 1.15
Springfield 410 $84740 1.36
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