Every year approximately 10 students graduate with a degree in physical therapy assisting from Hawaii schools. If you too are interested in a career in physical therapy assisting, Hawaii has 1 physical therapy assistant schools for you to choose from. You can expect to pay an average of $1,956 per year in tuition for a degree in physical therapy assisting in Hawaii state.
Kapiolani Community College is the largest physical therapy assistant school in the state of Hawaii, based on number of students. It is located in Honolulu. Approximately 10 students graduated with a physical therapy assisting degree from Kapiolani Community College in 2009, which was 100% of the total state physical therapy assisting graduates for that year. Tuition at Kapiolani Community College, was $1,956 per year in 2010.
A majority of physical therapy assisting graduates choose to work as physical therapy assistants. If after graduation, you are planning on sticking around the state, you should keep in mind that the job outlook for physical therapy assisting graduates in Hawaii is good. In Hawaii, there are currently about 240 physical therapy assistants. This number is projected to increase to 300 by the year 2018. This indicates a 26% change in the number of physical therapy assistants in Hawaii.
In Hawaii, as a physical therapy assistant, you can expect to earn a salary of anywhere from less than $24,100 per year to more than $90,445 per year. Physical Therapy Assistants in Hawaii earn a median yearly salary of $37,305.