ContentsOccupational Report for Physical Therapist Assistants (31-2021) , Oregon Statewide
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.The following related career videos are available from America's Career InfoNet:
Physical Therapist Assistants
Employment Outlook for Physical Therapist Assistants
Current Employment Department Job Openings for Physical Therapist Assistants There are 16 current openings for this occupation. Openings 1 through 16 are listed below.
Job Openings from the Web for Physical Therapist Assistants The following job openings have been automatically extracted from various sites across the Web. These links are provided as supplemental resources. However, the Employment Department cannot validate these openings nor endorse any of these external sites. Some of these jobs may no longer be open. In some cases, a single opening may be posted on multiple sites. There are 80 current openings for this occupation. Openings 1 through 26 are listed below.
State of Oregon License Information for Physical Therapist Assistants
Wages for Physical Therapist Assistants
Regional Employment Projections for Physical Therapist Assistants
These estimates do not include self-employment. Replacement openings are caused by existing workers permanently leaving their occupation. Many additional job openings occur due to job changes within occupations.Data Sources and Limitations
Industries of Employment for Physical Therapist Assistants
Educational Requirements for Physical Therapist Assistants The typical entry level education for this occupation is an Associate's degree.
Skills for Physical Therapist Assistants
Schools and Training Providers for Physical Therapist Assistants The training providers listed below offer programs related to this occupation. This information is updated once per year. Anyone interested in a particular program should check with the training institution regarding its availability. Listing these training providers does not necessarily constitute or imply their endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by the State of Oregon.
Career Pathway Roadmaps for Physical Therapist Assistants These Oregon community colleges have defined career pathway roadmaps to facilitate entry into this occupation:
Related Occupations The scores listed below indicates how closely the skills for Physical Therapist Assistants matches the occupation in the list. A score of 100% means the occupations have identical skill sets. A maximum of 10 occupations are displayed below.