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Physical Therapist Aides in Maine

Considering a career as a Physical Therapist Aide in Maine?

11.1% Jobs Projection
$30,020 Median Salary
10 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Physical Therapist Aides in Maine are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Physical Therapist Aides in Maine is growing faster than average.

  • Physical Therapist Aides in Maine earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Physical Therapist Aides Work in Maine?

In Maine, there were 60 people working as Physical Therapist Aides in the year 2018.

There were 70 Physical Therapist Aides employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 10 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Physical Therapist Aides in ME Employment Trend

The typical state has 520 Physical Therapist Aides working in it, which means Maine has fewer Physical Therapist Aides than average.

Physical Therapist Aides in ME vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Maine

Jobs for Physical Therapist Aides in this state are growing at a rate of 11.1% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 29.2%.

Job Projections for Physical Therapist Aides: Nation vs. ME

Maine Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 10 annual Physical Therapist Aides job openings in Maine, and 100 total jobs in the year 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 8,500 annual jobs and 67,200 total jobs in 2026.

What do Physical Therapist Aides Make in Maine?

In 2018 wages for Physical Therapist Aides ranged from $22,570 to $39,830 with $30,020 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $10.85 to $19.15. The median hourly rate was $14.43.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $14.65 an hour.

The hourly rate declined by $0.22.

The median salary in Maine is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Physical Therapist Aides Earnings: ME vs. National Average

Top States for Physical Therapist Aides Employment

The table below shows the states where most Physical Therapist Aides work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 6,420 $28,030
Texas 4,880 $25,240
New Jersey 3,190 $25,950
New York 3,090 $28,080
Florida 2,320 $26,780
Pennsylvania 2,240 $26,160
Michigan 1,980 $25,470
Virginia 1,580 $26,030
Louisiana 1,460 $22,170
Tennessee 1,280 $23,220
Maryland 1,280 $24,010
Illinois 1,210 $28,150
Alabama 1,050 $23,180
Kentucky 980 $24,760
Arizona 940 $27,000
Georgia 890 $24,200
Utah 870 $21,650
Washington 860 $28,330
Massachusetts 800 $32,260
Ohio 700 $26,830

Below are the states where Physical Therapist Aides get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Alaska $37,590
Minnesota $36,160
Vermont $35,100
North Dakota $32,880
Massachusetts $32,260
New Hampshire $31,650
Colorado $30,420
Wisconsin $30,270
Maine $30,020
Connecticut $29,910

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