Physical Therapy Assistant Salary in Waynesboro, Georgia

To get your salary data, use the search bar below or browse by job, city, or state.
loading...

Job title is required

loading...

Job location is required.

Average Salary for Physical Therapy Assistant in Waynesboro, Georgia

The average salary of a(n) Physical Therapy Assistant in Waynesboro, Georgia is $47,649.

The average hourly rate of a(n) Physical Therapy Assistant in Waynesboro, Georgia is $22.91.

No bonus data was found for a(n) Physical Therapy Assistant in Waynesboro, Georgia

Job Description:

Performs physical therapy treatments on patients, working under direction of, and as assistant to, Physical Therapist. Assists patients with active and passive manual therapeutic exercises, and gives therapeutic massage, and heat, light, sound, water, and electrical modality treatments, such as ultrasound, electrical stimulation, ultraviolet, infrared, and hot and cold packs. Applies traction to relieve neck and back pain, using intermittent and static traction equipment. Instructs, motivates, and assists patients to learn and improve functional activities, such as perambulation, transfer, ambulation, and daily-living activities. Observes patients during treatments, and compiles and evaluates data on patients' responses to treatments and progress and reports verbally or in writing to Physical Therapist. Fits patients for, adjusts, and trains patients in use and care of orthopedic braces, prostheses, and supportive devices, such as crutches, canes, walkers, and wheelchairs. Confers with members of physical therapy staff and other health team members, individually and in conference, to exchange, discuss, and evaluate patient information for planning, modifying, and coordinating treatment programs. Gives orientation to new Physical Therapist Assistants and directs and gives instructions to Physical Therapy Aides. Performs clerical duties, such as taking inventory, ordering supplies, answering telephone, taking messages, and filling out forms. May measure patient's range-of-joint motion, length and girth of body parts, and vital signs to determine effects of specific treatments or to assist Physical Therapist to compile data for patient evaluations. May monitor treatments administered by Physical Therapy Aides. Less

Performs physical therapy treatments on patients, working under direction of, and as assistant to, Physical Therapist. Assists patients with active and passive manual therapeutic exercises, and gives therapeutic massage, and heat, light, sound, water, and electrical modality treatments, such as... More

How helpful is this page?

Are you a(n) Physical Therapy Assistant?

Get a more personalized salary report now. Get Report

Average Salaries for Similar Jobs in Waynesboro, Georgia

View Salaries for Physical Therapy Assistant in Other Cities

Job Openings by Indeed job search

Results for Physical Therapy Assistant in Waynesboro, Georgia

Licensed Physical Therapist Asst / PTA - 1616401 - Waynesboro, GA

Aegis Therapies

Current licensure in practicing state and/or nationally certified as a Physical Therapist Assistant. Aegis Therapies is leading rehabilitative therapy into the...

View job on Indeed.com

Home Health Physical Therapy Assistant / Physical Therapist Assistant / PTA - 1617219 - Waynesboro, GA

Aegis Therapies

Administers prescribed physical therapy treatment programs. Visits Home Health patients for implementation of the physical therapy care plan as established by...

View job on Indeed.com

Physical Therapist / PT - PRN - 1616410 - Waynesboro, GA

Aegis Therapies

Graduate from an accredited program for Physical Therapy. Aegis Therapies is leading rehabilitative therapy into the future, and we’re inviting those who share...

View job on Indeed.com

Dialysis Registered Nurse (RN) - Augusta GA - Hephzibah, GA

Fresenius Medical Care

Completes initial and annual Nursing History and Assessment physical. Provides ongoing education to patients regarding their renal disease, vascular access and...

View job on Indeed.com

Physical Therapist (PT) Full Time - Old Capitol located in Louisville, GA - Louisville, GA

PruittHealth

Supervision of all clinical activities of the Licensed Physical Therapy Assistant according to State Practice Acts....

View job on Indeed.com

Discover How Much You
Should Be Paid

Work in Compensation or HR?    x