3 great salary tools for PTs and PTAs

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Knowing how much other Physical Therapists make is important information to have when you are discussing pay with your travel physical therapy recruiter, so here are three great websites that can give you some of that info.

Physical Therapist Salary Tools

Average Physical Therapist Salary – Salary.com travel physical therapist with pay

Physical Therapist Salary – Indeed.com

Salary Snapshot for Physical Therapist (PT) Jobs – Payscale.com

Physical Therapist Assistant Salary Tools

Average Physical Therapist Assistant Salary – Salary.com

Physical Therapist Assistant Salary – Indeed.com

Salary Snapshot for Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) Jobs – Payscale.com

Summertime and the job search can be easy.

Wouldn’t it be nice to sit back and relax this summer, soaking up the rays of the sun, gathering with friends and family for BBQ’s and the like? Yeah sure, if you had a job! Life would be much easier during these summer days knowing you’re in a job that is secure. So what do you do if aren’t fortunate enough to be in this position?

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Wouldn’t it be nice to sit back and relax this summer, soaking up the rays of the sun, gathering with friends and family for BBQ’s and the like? Yeah sure, if you had a job! Life would be much easier during these summer days knowing you’re in a job that is secure. So what do you do if aren’t fortunate enough to be in this position?

Travel Therapy Job Search
Use your summer to find a job, not seashells.

Some job seekers may think that since it’s summertime, the chance of finding work may be slim due to vacations and breaks from those who make staffing decisions, and in turn will take a break from the job search. The days of long vacations are gone and many companies operate the same, no matter what time of year. Sure, people still take vacations and the application process could take a little longer than normal, but there’s no sense in stopping your search and waiting through the three months of summer. Now is the time! You never know, summer could be the time when facilities are gearing up for the fall and winter, so it’s best to a step forward.

Take advantage of summer activities with friends and family. You can meet so many different people during all the weddings, BBQ’s, get-togethers and so forth, so it’s the perfect time to network. Let it be known that you’re looking for work and who knows, you just might get a lead or two.

Even though it can take a little more work during the summer months to find that job, don’t give up. Be persistent and stay positive. It’s easy to fall into the trap of being lazy, so do what you can and keep to a schedule, even if you take an hour out of your day. Remember to leave polite messages with whomever you call. Everyone at that faciltiy is entitled to a break, even receptionists and on their return, they’ll be more apt to relay a nice message as opposed to one who is obviously annoyed that they haven’t been contacted. Even so, you even might get through to the hard to reach hiring manager since their assistant is away. You could now be a couple steps ahead of your competition as they wait it out through the summer.

Make use of your downtime and make sure you have everything in order from your licenses, resume and other pertinent information. Update your resume if you’ve accomplished anything as of late. Keep up to date with your skills and enroll in a couple classes if you must and while you’re there, network with other classmates. Perhaps they know of opportunities that may be well suited for you but not for them.

It’s summertime and living can be easy… Just take note of the suggestions above and before you know it, you could land that perfect job before fall arrives.

Featured Traveling Physical Therapy Assistant Job in Connecticut

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  • Connecticut – PTA (Physical Therapy Assistant) Traveler needed for this 13 week travel assignment.travel physical therapist assistant in Connecticut
  • Great benefits and pay with one of the best travel therapy (rehab) agencies.
  • While on assignment visit Bridgeport, New Haven, Hartford, Stamford and Waterbury.
  • Ease access to NY City, Boston, Cape Cod or Rhode Island.
  • Enjoy this sunshine state and the beauty of the mountains.
  • Contact your Medical Solutions Career Consultant today at 1-866-633-3548, whether you are interested in a SNF (Skilled Nursing Facility), Hospital, Outpatient Rehab or Home Health.

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