Obtaining your Virginia physical therapy license doesn't have to be a trying journey or an impossible task. We've gathered some resources and information to help you get started applying for or renewing your license in the state. Plus, we've got some data about Virginia physical therapy salaries and tips on how you can connect with pros who can help you find a physical therapy job in Virginia.
From mountains to beaches to bays, Virginia has a lot to offer, and you can experience it all in a travel physical therapy position. If you need help getting through the licensing process in the state or finding a new assignment in the right area, reach out to our recruiters and support staff. We can help you land a PT travel job in Virginia.
How to Get Your Virginia Physical Therapy License
The Virginia Board of Physical Therapy's average turnaround time for PT license applications is only a few weeks, which is well below the national average. However, if you don't have a license or have been licensed less than a year in other jurisdictions, you may need to go through an exam process, which takes longer. Virginia physical therapy salaries are typically higher than the national averages. And since the cost of living in the state is around the national average, they can be a good deal for someone looking for a PT travel position.
Virginia offers a lot for travel physical therapists. Some top providers and hospitals are in the state, as are mountains and hikes, beautiful state parks, plenty of beaches and a ton of historic sites. We've provided links and guidance to help you get a Virginia physical therapy license or renew yours, but if you need help getting a license or finding an assignment in this gorgeous state, reach out to our recruiters.
How long does it take to receive your physical therapy license in Virginia?
It typically takes between one and two weeks to receive your physical therapy license in Virginia. This is fast compared to other physical therapy licenses across the United States.
Virginia physical therapy contact information
Virginia Board of Physical Therapy
9960 Mayland Dr., Ste. 300
Henrico, VA 23233
Phone: (804) 367-4674
Fax: (804) 939-5973
Virginia Physical Therapy Salary Information
Being an allied traveler, especially with Med Travelers, comes with a lot of amazing benefits. On top of housing allowances, the potential for health insurance and other perks, you can often earn more than the average for PTs employed in traditional positions. The Bureau of Labor Statistics notes that PTs in Virginia make between $91,480 and $108,550 on average, but there is the potential for travel physical therapists to make even more.
If outdoor adventures, time on a beach or historic sightseeing sounds exciting, a travel therapy job in Virginia might be exactly what you need. Make a competitive salary, enjoy new adventures and expand your professional and social networks while serving patients in a new location. If all that sounds too good to be true, contact us today to find out how real it actually is when you find physical therapy travel jobs via Med Travelers.