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Fast Facts for Physical Therapist Assistants in Louisiana

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Shreveport and New Orleans
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Baton Rouge and Lafayette
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: New Orleans and Baton Rouge

Salaries for Physical Therapist Assistants in Louisiana

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: New Orleans and Shreveport

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More Louisiana Physical Therapy Assistant Schools

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2018-19, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Total Enrollment
New Orleans
Associates
14,258
Monroe
Doctorate
9,291
Bossier City
Associates
6,596

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.

2018 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Shreveport-Bossier City170 $56,430
New Orleans-Metairie410 $38,100
Houma-Thibodaux40 $48,850
Lafayette140 $38,510
Lake Charles150 $52,780
Monroe60 $59,530
Hammond60 $62,660
Baton Rouge320 $41,510

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