Physical therapist assistants (PTAs) are integral members of the health care team; they help individuals of all ages who have medical problems, or other health-related conditions that limit their ability to move and perform functional, work related, and athletic activities.
Employment of physical therapist assistants is projected to grow 31% through 2027, much faster than the average for all occupations. (source)
The median annual wage for physical therapist assistants in May 2017. (source)