Texas Physical Therapists: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Physical Therapists in Texas

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Fast Facts for Physical Therapists in Texas

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Sherman, Tyler and Texarkana
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Beaumont, Longview and College Station
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Houston, Dallas and Fort Worth

Salaries for Physical Therapists in Texas

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Laredo, McAllen and Longview

Schools for Physical Therapists in Texas are listed below.

Selected Physical Therapy Schools in Texas

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More Texas Physical Therapy Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Angelina College Lufkin Associate 4,677
Angelo State University San Angelo Masters 6,239
Austin Community College District Austin Associate 33,508
Baylor University Waco Doctorate & First Professional 14,174
Cisco College Cisco Associate 3,365
Clarendon College Clarendon Associate 1,126
Coastal Bend College Beeville Associate 3,196
Hardin-Simmons University Abilene Doctorate 2,435
Hill College Hillsboro Associate 3,556
Kilgore College Kilgore Associate 5,150
Texas Christian University Fort Worth Masters 8,668
Texas State University-San Marcos San Marcos Doctorate 28,121
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Lubbock Doctorate & First Professional 2,616
Texas Woman's University Denton Doctorate 12,168
The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio San Antonio Doctorate & First Professional 2,868
The University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston Doctorate 2,422
The University of Texas at El Paso El Paso Doctorate 20,154
The University of Texas-Pan American Edinburg Doctorate 17,435
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas Dallas Doctorate & First Professional 2,253

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Physical Therapists

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 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


Abilene 120 $95830 1.19
Amarillo 110 $82750 0.64
Austin 1100 $86030 0.78
Round Rock 1100 $86030 0.78
Houston 2360 $88820 0.53
The Woodlands 2360 $88820 0.53
Sugar Land 2360 $88820 0.53
Beaumont 90 $92620 0.37
Port Arthur 90 $92620 0.37
Brownsville 120 $113380 0.59
Harlingen 120 $113380 0.59
College Station 50 $87070 0.33
Bryan 50 $87070 0.33
Corpus Christi 190 $101390 0.66
Dallas 4320 $93530 0.86
Fort Worth 4320 $93530 0.86
Arlington 4320 $93530 0.86
El Paso 310 $97310 0.69
San Angelo 40 $97200 0.54
San Antonio 1480 $86130 1.03
New Braunfels 1480 $86130 1.03
Laredo 100 $117690 0.71
Longview 80 $94510 0.55
Lubbock 170 $83520 0.84
McAllen 230 $91920 0.63
Edinburg 230 $91920 0.63
Mission 230 $91920 0.63
Midland 50 $76340 0.34
Killeen 220 $91540 1.08
Temple 220 $91540 1.08
Odessa 40 $78230 0.33
Sherman 70 $89650 1.07
Denison 70 $89650 1.07
Tyler 170 $89640 1.13
Victoria 80 $97610 1.25
Waco 70 $94940 0.44
Wichita Falls 90 $95500 1.02
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