Job Outlook & Careers
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of physical therapist assistants is projected to increase 45 percent through 2020, much faster than the average for all occupations.
The 2015 data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics shows that the national mean income for a physical therapist assistant is $52,160.
LCCC Graduation, Pass & Employment Rates
|Year||Graduation Rate||Ultimate Licensure
Exam Pass Rate
|2011||85 percent||94 percent||100 percent|
|2012||77.8 percent||93 percent||100 percent|
|2013||100 percent||100 percent||100 percent|
|2014||100 percent||75 percent||100 percent|
|2015||95 percent||95 percent||100 percent|
- Outpatient physical therapy offices and clinics
- Skilled nursing facilities
- Home health