California Employment Trends 31-2021.00 - Physical Therapist Assistants Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  

In California:

Employment (2020)
6,500 employees
Projected employment (2030)
8,900 employees
Projected growth (2020-2030)
37%
Projected annual job openings (2020-2030)
1,150

In the United States:

Employment (2021)
96,500 employees
Projected employment (2031)
122,100 employees
Projected growth (2021-2031)
27% Much faster than average
Projected annual job openings (2021-2031)
17,900

California source: Projections Central 2020-2030 long-term projections external site. United States source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2021-2031 employment projections external site. "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period. "Projected annual job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.