Are you a travel physical therapist looking for an opportunity to travel through North Dakota? With breathtaking scenery, vibrant towns, and great healthcare facilities across the state, North Dakota can be an ideal destination to for your next assignment. From exploring unique terrain at Theodore Roosevelt National Park to getting top-notch care at hospitals and healthcare facilities from Fargo to Bismark - you can balance adventure with helping to make a difference. Make your move today and explore all North Dakota has to offer!
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North Dakota Travel Physical Therapist FAQ
How Much Do Physical Therapists Make in North Dakota?
The median salary for Physical Therapists in the state of North Dakota was $84,880 per year or $40.81 per hour in 2020 with most earning an annual salary between $73,520 and $97,370 according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Entry-level jobs in North Dakota or those with the lowest 10% salary earned around $67,530, while the highest 10% earned more than $105,690. North Dakota ranks 42 in median annual salary for Physical Therapists, though when adjusted to the relative cost of living, North Dakota ranks at 32. Typically, travel pt jobs will provide higher hourly and weekly pay than permanent positions in the same specialty, facility, and location. The estimated weekly gross pay listed for travel Physical Therapists is based on the specified hours per week listed on job cards and includes available stipend amounts.
What are the Requirements to Become a Physical Therapist in North Dakota?
In order to become a physical therapist in North Dakota, you must be at least 18 years old and have graduated from an accredited physical therapy program. You must also pass the National Physical Therapy Examination (NPTE) and pay a $241.25 fee to the North Dakota Board of Physical Therapy (NDBPT). This fee includes a $200 application fee and a $41.25 CBC fee. After completing all these requirements, you can submit your application via the NDBPT website.
Is North Dakota a PT Compact Member State?
Yes, North Dakota is a member state of the Physical Therapy Licensure Compact (PT Compact). North Dakota joined the PT Compact in July 2020. The PT Compact is an interstate agreement that allows physical therapists and physical therapy assistants to practice in multiple states without having to obtain additional licenses. This makes it easier for physical therapists and assistants to provide services across state lines, increasing access to quality care.