How much does a Head of Physical Therapy make in the United States? The average Head of Physical Therapy salary in the United States is $150,362 as of February 27, 2023, but the range typically falls between $133,680 and $167,209. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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25% $133,680 10% $118,491 90% $182,548 75% $167,209 $150,362 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Head of Physical Therapy

Head of Physical Therapy directs and coordinates the policies, objectives, initiatives, and programs for the delivery of physical therapy programs to patients. Evaluates current physical therapy programs and investigates potential new or revised therapy programs to improve the quality of patient care. Being a Head of Physical Therapy oversees budgeting, staffing, and the development and implementation of new physical therapy programs. Ensures the physical therapy division follows regulatory compliance requirements and standard procedures. Additionally, Head of Physical Therapy typically requires a doctorate degree in physical therapy or equivalent. Typically reports to top management. The Head of Physical Therapy manages a departmental function within a broader corporate function. Develops major goals to support broad functional objectives. Approves policies developed within various sub-functions and departments. To be a Head of Physical Therapy typically requires 8+ years of managerial experience. Comprehensive knowledge of the overall departmental function. (Copyright 2023 View full job description

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RadNet, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides outpatient diagnostic imaging services in the United States. Its services include magnetic resonance imaging, computed tomography, positron emission tomography, nuclear medicine, mammography, ultrasound, diagnostic radiology, fluoroscopy, and other related procedur... More
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Skills associated with Head of Physical Therapy: Patient Care Quality Standards, Operational Policy Development, Electronic health records (EHR) Software, Administer Therapeutic Treatments ...More

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