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Fast Facts for Physical Therapists in Illinois

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Champaign, Bloomington and Kankakee
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Springfield, Rockford and Chicago
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Chicago, Champaign and Rockford

Salaries for Physical Therapists in Illinois

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

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More Illinois 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
Chicago
Doctorate
29,120
Evanston
Doctorate
21,823
Dekalb
Doctorate
19,015
Chicago
Doctorate
16,422
Chicago
Masters
8,120
University Park
Doctorate
5,819
Peoria
Doctorate
5,598
Chicago
Doctorate
3,578
Downers Grove
Doctorate
2,914
Lebanon
Doctorate
2,902
Chicago
Doctorate
2,503
North Chicago
Doctorate
2,163

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Physical Therapists

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 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® 22.1 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
Kankakee110 $76,990
Peoria340 $87,180
Rockford290 $81,450
Springfield270 $95,720
Carbondale-Marion140 $79,700
Champaign-Urbana240 $86,180
Bloomington110 $81,480

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