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Physical Therapy Assistants

Job Market Statistics

Welcome Travel PTAs! Here is your one stop shop for keeping up to date on the Physical Therapy Assistant travel job market.

Each month we poll three of our Nomadicare Approved recruiters from three different companies to get specific details on how the travel job market is looking for physical therapist assistants. Yippee!

Know what these stats really mean:


EacH month we’ll give you stats on:

 
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Total # of Physical Therapy Assistant Jobs in the System:

The more PTA jobs in the system = more chances of landing that dream job! *Keep in mind that some companies might be seeing the same jobs, so there could be overlap. To see an average for the month, return to the Therapy Job Statistics page.

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Top States by Gross Weekly Pay:

These states are where the money’s at! Keep in mind that some states have a higher cost of living, so don’t get too starry eyed until you’ve done your homework!


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Top States by # of Physical Therapy Assistant Jobs:

See what states are HOT, HOT, HOT this month! If you’re looking to start a contract in the next month, use this information to help you decide where you should be setting your sights.

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States with Fewest # of Physical Therapy Assistant Jobs:

It’s great to have a dream location, but be sure to check out this list to see which states might be harder to find a job in, so you can make it a dream come TRUE, when the time is right.


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PHYSICAL THERAPY ASSISTANT JOB FORECAST:

An overall temperature gauge on your speciality that month. If it’s HOT, dive right in! If it’s WARM, you’ve got options, but flexibility is key! If it’s COLD, put on that parka and eek it out a bit longer where you are… Stay permanent for now, or make sure you have a savings!

 
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February 2019 Forecast

# OF PTA JOBS CURRENTLY IN THE SYSTEM:

Company 1 - 34

Company 2 - 16

Company 3 - 24

TOP STATES BY # OF JOBS:

Company 1 - California, Maryland, Washington

Company 2 - New York, California, Washington

Company 3 - California, Texas, Illinois, Virginia

TOP STATES FOR PTA JOBS BY GROSS WEEKLY PAY:

Company 1 - California, Washington, Maryland

Company 2 -California, New York

Company 3 - California, Idaho, Illinois

STATES WITH FEWEST # OF PTA JOBS:

Company 1 - Hawaii, Alaska, Rhode Island

Company 2 - Colorado, Hawaii, New Hampshire

Company 3 - Minnesota, Michigan, North Dakota

PHYSICAL THERAPY ASSISTANT MONTHLY FORECAST:

Cold- Have a savings or stay perm for now.

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January 2019 Forecast

# OF PTA JOBS CURRENTLY IN THE SYSTEM:

Company 1 - 23

Company 2 - 6

Company 3 - 19

TOP STATES BY # OF JOBS:

Company 1 - New Hampshire, California

Company 2 - New York, Oregon, Washington

Company 3 - California, North Carolina, Montana

TOP STATES FOR PTA JOBS BY GROSS WEEKLY PAY:

Company 1 - California

Company 2 - California, New York, Washington

Company 3 - California, North Carolina, Montana

STATES WITH FEWEST # OF PTA JOBS:

Company 1 - Texas, Florida, Arizona

Company 2 - South Carolina, Florida, North Carolina

Company 3 - Alabama, Colorado, Utah

PHYSICAL THERAPY ASSISTANT MONTHLY FORECAST:

Cold- Have a savings or stay perm for now.

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December Forecast

# OF PTA JOBS CURRENTLY IN THE SYSTEM:

Company 1 - 31

Company 2 - 26

Company 3 - 25

TOP STATES BY # OF JOBS:

Company 1 - California, Maryland, New York

Company 2 - Maryland, California, Massachusetts

Company 3 - California, Washington, Oregon

TOP STATES FOR PTA JOBS BY GROSS WEEKLY PAY:

Company 1 - California, Maryland, New York

Company 2 - California, Maryland, Massachusetts

Company 3 - California, Washington, Oregon

STATES WITH FEWEST # OF PTA JOBS:

Company 1 - Utah, Vermont, Arkansas

Company 2 - Oregon, Colorado, Utah

Company 3 - Alaska, Colorado

PHYSICAL THERAPY ASSISTANT MONTHLY FORECAST:

Cold- Have a savings or stay perm for now.

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November Forecast

# OF PTA JOBS CURRENTLY IN THE SYSTEM:

Company 1 - 24

Company 2 - 60

Company 3 - 38

TOP STATES BY # OF JOBS

Company 1 - California, Massachusetts, Maryland

Company 2 - California, New York, Texas

Company 3 - California

TOP STATES FOR PTA JOBS BY GROSS WEEKLY PAY:

Company 1 - California, Virginia

Company 2 - California, Washington, New York

Company 3 - California, Washington, New York

STATES WITH FEWEST # OF PTA JOBS:

Company 1 - Utah, Michigan, Idaho

Company 2 - Utah, Ohio, Florida

Company 3 - Colorado, South Carolina, Utah

PHYSICAL THERAPY ASSISTANT NOVEMBER FORECAST:

Cold- Have a savings or stay perm for now.