Travel Physical Therapist Jobs in South Carolina

South Carolina is an ideal destination for travel physical therapists seeking to broaden their skill sets and take in the unique beauty of this diverse state. From bustling urban centers such as Charleston to small rural communities, travel physical therapists can find a range of job opportunities in a variety of settings. Travel physical therapist jobs can be found at many different medical facilities ranging from famous academic medical centers to local clinics and community hospitals. There are plenty of coastal areas for exploration and numerous cultural activities, making south carolina an unforgettable location for travel physical therapists.

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South Carolina Travel Physical Therapist FAQ

The median salary for Physical Therapists in the state of South Carolina was $84,640 per year or $40.69 per hour in 2020 with most earning an annual salary between $73,480 and $100,900 according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Entry-level jobs in South Carolina or those with the lowest 10% salary earned around $51,280, while the highest 10% earned more than $112,140. South Carolina ranks 44 in median annual salary for Physical Therapists, though when adjusted to the relative cost of living, South Carolina ranks at 29. 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.

In order to become a physical therapist in South Carolina, individuals must complete the application process with the South Carolina Board of Physical Therapy. The board's address is The application fee is $120, which can be paid through the eService portal after creating an account. After all the requested documents are submitted and reviewed, applicants may receive their license within 4-6 weeks from when they began the process. There is usually a 7-14 day processing time for applications that have already been completed and sent for review.

Yes, South Carolina is a member of the Physical Therapy (PT) Compact. The state officially joined the PT Compact in 2020 after passing House Bill 4799. This bill allows physical therapists and assistants to practice across state lines more easily with the PT Compact privilege.