Friday, March 10, 2017



Top trending job in the Hudson Valley is physical therapist

ALBANY – The job of physical therapist tops the list of job titles in the Hudson Valley likely to see greater than average growth and salaries this year, according to the state Labor Department.

The average salary for persons hold jobs as physical therapists in the Valley is $91,630.

Registered nurses come in second with average salaries of $82,230. Accountants and auditors rank third with average salaries of $77,940.

Biochemists and biophysicists are fourth with average salaries of $73,260 and electricians, at average salaries of $58,520, are fifth in the top trending jobs.

“A variety of new and exciting sectors are seeing tremendous growth in our state,” said Labor Commissioner Roberta Reardon. “New York’s private sector job count is at an all-time high and the state’s economy continues to diversify with many new and exciting industries taking root here.”



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