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Fast Facts for Physical Therapist Assistants in Illinois

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Bloomington and Rockford
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Peoria and Chicago
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Chicago and Rockford

Salaries for Physical Therapist Assistants in Illinois

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Champaign and Chicago

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More Illinois Physical Therapy Assistant Schools

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
Glen Ellyn
Associates
26,901
Evanston
Doctorate
21,823
Carbondale
Doctorate
15,987
Chicago
Associates
10,155
Elgin
Associates
9,918
Belleville
Associates
9,515
Des Plaines
Associates
9,443
East Peoria
Associates
9,290
Champaign
Associates
7,569
Godfrey
Associates
7,272
Crystal Lake
Associates
6,371
Chicago
Associates
6,183
Springfield
Associates
5,744
Moline
Associates
5,613
Mattoon
Associates
5,107
Carterville
Associates
4,424
Cicero
Associates
4,397
South Holland
Associates
3,703
Centralia
Associates
3,665
Kankakee
Associates
3,078
Ina
Associates
2,489
Ullin
Associates
1,824
Harrisburg
Associates
1,820
Bedford Park
Associates
374
Wheeling
Associates
94

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Physical Therapist Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Illinois. 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
Peoria160 $59,490
Rockford100 $51,330
Springfield70 $55,960
Carbondale-Marion50 $47,500
Champaign-Urbana120 $51,460
Bloomington50 $53,350

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