Physiotherapist

Kairomiromi

This job is sometimes referred to by alternative titles

Physiotherapists work to maintain and promote people's health. They help restore function and independence when people have a disability or problem caused by physical, brain and nervous system disorders.

Pay

Physiotherapists with up to six years experience usually earn

$47K-$68K per year

Physiotherapists with more than six years experience usually earn

$68K-$99K per year

Source: Auckland Region District Health Boards/PSA Meca, 2017

Job opportunities

Chances of getting a job as a physiotherapist are good due to strong demand for their services.
Inge Bahle lifts a patient's leg in the air as the patient lays on a treatment table

Physiotherapists teach patients a range of exercises to help with treatment

Last updated 2 June 2017