Physical Therapist

Jenna Stokes 2B

Duties/ Responsibilities

A physical therapist cares for patients with disabilities, injuries or pain. May also teach people how to use assistive devices


Education Required

Recommended High School Classes: Anatomy, physiology, biology, chemistry, and geometry

Degrees: Masters degree, bachelor degree or higher.

Salary

Wisconsin Range: $59,240 - $97,400



National Range: $55,620 - $112,020

Working conditions

  • 40 hours a week
  • Involves considerable physical activity


Job Outlook

Wisconsin and National: Excellent employment opportunities!


Work Places

Most work in hospitals, nursing homes, rehabilitation centers, schools, and public or private agencies.


Why I Chose This Job

I chose this job because it was recommended twice from my assessments and it pays well. Also I like exercise/ physical activity so it would fit my interests! Lastly I have also wanted to try the medical field.