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2021 Oklahoma Physical Therapist Assistants Salary Guide

Assist physical therapists in providing physical therapy treatments and procedures. May, in accordance with state laws, assist in the development of treatment plans, carry out routine functions, document the progress of treatment, and modify specific treatments in accordance with patient status and within the scope of treatment plans established by a physical therapist. Generally requires formal training.

Oklahoma Physical Therapist Assistants Salary 2021

Salary

$58K

Growth

19%

Bright Outlook

Bright

Green

No

How Much Do Physical Therapist Assistants Make in Oklahoma 2021?

Percentile 10% 25% 50% (Median) 75% 90%
Annual Wage $23,900 $42,880 $57,980 $70,640 $84,860
Hourly Wage $11.49 $20.62 $27.87 $33.96 $40.80

How Much Do Physical Therapist Assistants Make in Oklahoma 2021?

Percentile
10%
25%
50% (Median)
75%
90%
Annual Wage
$23,900
$42,880
$57,980
$70,640
$84,860
Hourly Wage
$11.49
$20.62
$27.87
$33.96
$40.80

What Do Physical Therapist Assistants Do?

Assist physical therapists in providing physical therapy treatments and procedures. May, in accordance with state laws, assist in the development of treatment plans, carry out routine functions, document the progress of treatment, and modify specific treatments in accordance with patient status and within the scope of treatment plans established by a physical therapist. Generally requires formal training.

Also known as:

Certified Physical Therapist Assistant (CPTA), Home Care Physical Therapy Assistant, Home Health Physical Therapist Assistant, Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant (LPTA), Licensed Physical Therapy Assistant, Outpatient Physical Therapist Assistant, Per Diem Physical Therapist Assistant (Per Diem PTA), Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA), Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA)

  • Engage patients in exercises or activities.
  • Document client health or progress.
  • Encourage patients during therapeutic activities.
  • Record patient medical histories.
  • Monitor patient progress or responses to treatments.
  • Prepare medical reports or documents.
  • Communicate patient status to other health practitioners.
  • Engage patients in exercises or activities.
  • Train patients, family members, or caregivers in techniques for managing disabilities or illnesses.
  • Hold patients to ensure proper positioning or safety.
  • Confer with other professionals to plan patient care.
  • Administer therapy treatments to patients using hands or physical treatment aids.
  • Adjust positions of patients on beds or tables.
  • Move patients to or from treatment areas.
  • Clean patient rooms or patient treatment rooms.
  • Teach medical procedures or medical equipment use to patients.
  • Assess physical conditions of patients to aid in diagnosis or treatment.
  • Teach medical procedures or medical equipment use to patients.
  • Monitor medical equipment to ensure proper functioning.
  • Prepare medical instruments or equipment for use.
  • Prepare patient treatment areas for use.
  • Administer basic health care or medical treatments.
  • Assist patients with daily activities.
  • Attend educational events to update medical knowledge.
  • Teach medical procedures to healthcare personnel.
  • Fit patients for assistive devices.
  • Teach medical procedures or medical equipment use to patients.
  • Administer therapy treatments to patients using hands or physical treatment aids.
  • Inventory medical supplies or equipment.
  • Perform clerical work in medical settings.
  • Administer basic health care or medical treatments.

Physical Therapist Assistants Job Outlook in Oklahoma

Location 2020 Employment 2030 Employment Percent change Annual projected job openings
Oklahoma 1,560 1,860 19% 240
United States 93,800 126,900 35% 16,400

Physical Therapist Assistants Job Outlook in Oklahoma

Location
2020 Employment
2030 Employment
Percent change
Annual projected job openings
Oklahoma
1,560
1,860
19%
240
United States
93,800
126,900
35%
16,400

Physical Therapist Assistants Schooling & Experience

  • Associate's degree
  • No work experience
  • No on-the-job training

Physical Therapist Assistants Schools in Oklahoma

School Program Name Location Length / Graduates
Carl Albert State College Physical Therapy Assistant. Poteau, OK 2 years: 1
At least one but less than two years: 10
Connors State College Physical Therapy Assistant. Warner, OK 2 years: 12
High Plains Technology Center Physical Therapy Assistant. Woodward, OK : 3
Mid-America Technology Center Physical Therapy Assistant. Wayne, OK : 18
Murray State College Physical Therapy Assistant. Tishomingo, OK 2 years: 13
Northeast Technology Center Physical Therapy Assistant. Pryor, OK At least one but less than two years: 7
Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College Physical Therapy Assistant. Miami, OK 2 years: 13
Seminole State College Physical Therapy Assistant. Seminole, OK 2 years: 8
Southwestern Oklahoma State University Physical Therapy Assistant. Weatherford, OK 2 years: 19
Tulsa Community College Physical Therapy Assistant. Tulsa, OK 2 years: 26

Physical Therapist Assistants Schools in Oklahoma

School
Program Name
Location
Length / Graduates
Physical Therapy Assistant.
Poteau, OK
2 years: 1
At least one but less than two years: 10
Physical Therapy Assistant.
Warner, OK
2 years: 12
Physical Therapy Assistant.
Woodward, OK
: 3
Physical Therapy Assistant.
Wayne, OK
: 18
Physical Therapy Assistant.
Tishomingo, OK
2 years: 13
Physical Therapy Assistant.
Pryor, OK
At least one but less than two years: 7
Physical Therapy Assistant.
Miami, OK
2 years: 13
Physical Therapy Assistant.
Seminole, OK
2 years: 8
Physical Therapy Assistant.
Weatherford, OK
2 years: 19
Physical Therapy Assistant.
Tulsa, OK
2 years: 26

Physical Therapist Assistants Jobs in Oklahoma.

Job Title Company Location Date Posted Federal Contractor
COTA Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant Ascension Health Bartlesville, Oklahoma 10/26/2021 Yes
CRT Certified Respiratory Therapist - Sapulpa Ascension Health Sapulpa, Oklahoma 10/26/2021 Yes
Occupational Therapist - Inpatient Physical Medicine - PRN Ascension Health Bartlesville, Oklahoma 10/26/2021 Yes

Physical Therapist Assistants Jobs in Oklahoma.

Job Title
Company
Location
Date Posted
Federal Contractor
Ascension Health
Bartlesville, Oklahoma
10/26/2021
Yes
Ascension Health
Sapulpa, Oklahoma
10/26/2021
Yes
Ascension Health
Bartlesville, Oklahoma
10/26/2021
Yes

Physical Therapist Assistants Salary Guide 2021

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