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Physical Therapists


Help people who have injuries or illness improve their movement or manage their pain.

Physical Therapists work with patients to help them restore physical functioning. They create treatment plans and advise patients on exercises. They maintain records on patients' progress.

Wages $42.32 per hour on average  
Outlook The outlook is Excellent
Education & Training Graduate degree (any type) is needed for entry.
Related Programs (Current training programs available)
On the Job Work Activities
Career Pathways Therapeutic Services
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