Find A High Paying, New Grad Friendly Physical Therapy Job in Alabama With Advanced Travel Therapy.
Finding the perfect job after you’ve completed your DPT isn’t always as easy as you want it to be. You may not find the pay you were expecting to get or know exactly what setting you want to commit to. That’s where Advanced Travel Therapy comes in. We will make taking a great job in Alabama as easy as possible.
Through 13-week travel PT jobs, you will get excellent pay, world-class benefits, and the personal and professional flexibility you need to carve your own path. In addition, you will get all the perks of our New Grad Program: Free and unlimited CEUs, tuition reimbursement, reliable PT mentorship, licensure reimbursement, and much more!
More About New Grad PT Jobs in AL
How Much Do PTs Make In AL?
$43.48 per hour
$2,171 per week
$86,130 per year
Considering how much a factor like experience can impact salary or wages, you shouldn’t be surprised to hear that your first job or two will not be the highest paying of your career. If you have started your job search and are unimpressed with some of the figures you’ve seen thus far, don’t worry, we’ve got you. A great way to raise your earning potential as a new grad is by going into travel therapy because travelers usually make more than their permanently placed counterparts.
Travel PTs can take advantage of tax-breaks and stipends that increase take home pay. New grads can also get additional bonuses like $5,000 in tuition reimbursement, free CEUs, licensure reimbursement, and hefty referral bonuses.
All these factors can raise your compensation significantly! If you’re interested in making more money as a new grad travel PT in Alabama, apply now!
PT Settings in Alabama
If you become a travel PT after completing your DPT, you will be starting your career with an incredible amount of professional and personal flexibility. One of the best perks of traveling is the opportunity it offers to try out different settings before committing to one. Through 13-week travel assignments, you can try different settings in locations across the country, the same setting in different facilities, or extend at one you love. A few of the settings you can try out in Alabama or across the country with Advanced Travel Therapy include:
Home Health Agencies
Long Term Care Facilities
Acute Care Facilities
Skilled Nursing Facilities
Skilled Nursing Facilities
Different settings will serve different populations and have varying types of teams, productivity levels, and hours. During a SNF assignment, a new grad PT will likely work with a geriatric population, though there may be exceptions. Patients can range from short-term to residents. Physical therapists in this setting will complete evaluations, and create and execute care plans for patients. In addition, skilled nursing facilities employ interdisciplinary teams, which means that new grad PTs will learn from working alongside other healthcare professionals, such as OTs, SLPs, and nurses, while gaining skills in a comprehensive care setting.
Alabama PT Licensure Board Alabama Board of Physical Therapy
100 North Union Street, Suite 724 Montgomery, AL 36130
The thought of getting a new state license can make new grad PTs a little nervous. If you do want an awesome travel job in AL, however, you will need to have an active license to make it happen. Advanced Travel Therapy is here to make that process a lot easier for you.
We will reimburse you for your license. We reimburse our travelers for one license or license renewal per assignment. Furthermore, your Advanced Recruiter will help you as much as possible as you complete your application to make it less stressful.
If you want to learn more about the Alabama PT License or licensure in other states, check out our comprehensive Physical Therapy Licensure Boards Guide.
Living In Alabama
Alabama is a great state to take a travel assignment. Whether you’re looking for a local travel assignment or have never been to the south, Alabama is guaranteed to delight and surprise you.
The state is brimful of history with sites and landmarks related to everything from the civil rights movement to legendary musicians. If you’re a bigger sports fan than you are a history buff, college sports in The Yellowhammer State are guaranteed to get your fan juices flowing.
From city gems to natural wonders, you want be hard-pressed to fill your time off. Here are a few attractions to consider while you plan your AL assignment:
- Cathedral Caverns
- U.S. Space & Rocket Center
- Cheaha Mountain
- Noccalula Falls
- Gulf Coast Beaches
- Downtown Mobile
- Neversink Pit Sinkhole
- Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
If you’re not a PT yet but are interested in becoming one, there are great PT programs in Alabama. Below are a couple of links to get you started on your search. As you get closer to graduating make sure you check our blog where you’ll find a lot of good information for new grads.
100% Paid Medical Coverage
401k with Company Matching
Customized Travel Packages
Robust Clinical and Lifestyle Mentorship
Large Support Staff
State Licensure Reimbursement
Significant Referral Bonus
Exceptional Customer Service (24 hours/day)
Corporate Furnished Housing or Generous Lodging Per Diem
Travel Expense Allowance
Meals and Incidentals Stipend
Professional & General Liability Coverage
Advanced Education CEU's
Why Advanced Medical
Joining the Advanced Medical team gives you the attention you deserve. We work closely with each candidate to find the right fit clinically, culturally and financially. We also offer:
- Five-star customer service
- Clinical & licensure support
- and much, much more!
Joint Commission Certified
Advanced found me the perfect travel job in an outpatient setting. It was such a great match that I ended up staying on as a full time employee. If I decide to ever travel again, I will not hesitate to call Advanced.Mary T.
After traveling with several different travel companies I found Advanced. I have now completed 3 great assignments and will never leave this company. Finally a company that actually delivers on what they say.Linda W.
We Just moved into my apartment provided by Advanced and we are loving it! My wife and I are both therapists and the apartment is amazing, it has its own movie theater, fitness center and many other amenities.Michael F.
I was referred to Advanced by another traveler in my building that worked for them. She kept telling me that they really do customize packages and pay top rates so I called them and that is exactly what they did.Nancy P.