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Fast Facts for Physical Therapist Assistants in Tennessee

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Kingsport and Chattanooga
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Memphis and Knoxville
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Knoxville and Memphis

Salaries for Physical Therapist Assistants in Tennessee

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Kingsport and Chattanooga

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More Tennessee 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
Total Enrollment
Memphis
Associates
9,099
Gallatin
Associates
8,838
Nashville
Associates
8,197
Chattanooga
Associates
8,152
Morristown
Associates
6,075
Harriman
Associates
5,626
Jackson
Associates
4,746
Collegedale
Doctorate
3,035
Knoxville
Doctorate
2,146
Memphis
Associates
1,420
Clarksville
Bachelors
1,025

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Physical Therapist Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Tennessee. 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
Jackson150 $59,010
Johnson City80 $43,800
ClevelandN/A N/A
Morristown70 $75,170
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin490 $58,210
Knoxville390 $56,620

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