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Fast Facts for Physical Therapists in Florida

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Punta Gorda, Panama City and Port St. Lucie
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Tallahassee, Orlando and Jacksonville
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Miami, Tampa and Orlando

Salaries for Physical Therapists in Florida

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Naples, Sebastian and Fort Lauderdale

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More Florida Physical Therapy 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
Orlando
Doctorate
64,088
Miami
Doctorate
55,003
Gainesville
Doctorate
52,367
Tampa
Doctorate
42,861
Fort Lauderdale
Doctorate
21,625
Coral Gables
Doctorate
16,744
Jacksonville
Doctorate
15,762
Fort Myers
Doctorate
14,821
Tallahassee
Doctorate
9,619
Miami
Doctorate
7,404
Orlando
Doctorate
1,912
Royal Palm Beach
Doctorate
987

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Physical Therapists

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 Therapists

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Physical Therapists 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 Haven280 $86,820
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach4070 $85,260
Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island250 $97,280
North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton860 $91,440
Ocala150 $91,040
Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach280 $94,020
Gainesville290 $83,080
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford1220 $86,740
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville340 $90,670
Panama City70 $75,070
Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent260 $79,030
Port St. Lucie340 $101,950
Punta Gorda100 $78,700
Sebastian-Vero Beach100 $93,430
Sebring80 $89,640
Tallahassee260 $90,320
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater1770 $87,810
The Villages50 $85,200
Jacksonville800 $85,680
Cape Coral-Fort Myers400 $91,870
Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin270 $77,390
Homosassa Springs100 $89,090

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