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Fast Facts for Physical Therapist Assistants in Florida

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Ocala, Sebastian and Panama City
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Tallahassee, Lakeland and Orlando
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Tampa, Miami and Fort Lauderdale

Salaries for Physical Therapist Assistants in Florida

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Port St. Lucie, Tallahassee and Naples

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Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Miami
Bachelors
55,206
Fort Lauderdale
Bachelors
43,700
Clearwater
Bachelors
30,028
Jacksonville
Bachelors
24,078
Fort Lauderdale
Doctorate
19,688
Fort Pierce
Bachelors
18,244
Sanford
Bachelors
17,706
Daytona Beach
Bachelors
12,706
Winter Haven
Bachelors
11,364
Bradenton
Bachelors
10,480
Pensacola
Bachelors
9,643
Ocala
Bachelors
7,375
Panama City
Bachelors
5,483
Hialeah
Masters
3,251
Lake City
Bachelors
3,197
Coconut Creek
N/A
2,737
Orlando
Doctorate
1,912
Naples
Masters
1,636
Royal Palm Beach
Doctorate
987
Tampa
Doctorate
918
Bradenton
N/A
829
Miami
Associates
553
Miramar
Associates
551
Winter Park
Masters
525
Jacksonville
Associates
445
Lake Mary
Bachelors
241
Belleview
Associates
169
Miami
Associates
135
Boynton Beach
Associates
0

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Physical Therapist Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Florida. 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. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 23.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Lakeland-Winter Haven150 $58,840
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach1500 $59,070
Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island100 $66,570
North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton380 $64,490
Ocala130 $64,940
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford600 $63,760
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville230 $67,180
Panama City80 $52,460
Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent80 $54,850
Port St. Lucie140 $66,980
Punta GordaN/A N/A
Sebastian-Vero Beach60 $60,390
Tallahassee160 $65,090
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater610 $65,380
The Villages70 $68,670
Jacksonville380 $62,780
Cape Coral-Fort Myers260 $61,840
Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin100 $62,680
Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach200 $69,100
Gainesville60 $63,320
Homosassa Springs120 $57,090

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