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Physician Assistants

Physician assistants (PAs) practice medicine under the supervision of physicians. They perform a wide array of health care services that were traditionally provided by doctors. They diagnose and treat illnesses. Physician assistants develop and implement treatment plans. Some PAs assist in surgeries. Their duties vary with their experience, training and state laws.

In many states, physician assistants are allowed to write prescriptions. In most states a physician assistant is allowed to treat patients while the doctor is out of the office. In some inner-city or rural clinics a physician assistant may be the primary care provider and a doctor may only be present one or two days per week. In these situations a physician assistant consults with a supervising doctor and other medical professionals as needed and as required by law.

Some PAs go to hospitals to check on patients. A physician assistants practice corresponds to the supervising physician's practice. The doctor will generally deal with the more complex medical cases and cases that are not routine for a physician assistant.

PAs are found in all areas of medicine. About half of physician assistants practice primary care medicine (family medicine, pediatrics and internal medicine). Many are involved in surgery or a surgical subspecialty.

Responsibilities

  • Examine and treat patients
  • Provide diagnostic and therapeutic services
  • Take medical histories
  • Order and interpret laboratory tests
  • Treat minor injuries
  • Provide preventive healthcare services
  • Order or carry out therapy
  • Assist doctor's during surgeries

Job Characteristics

A physician assistant's work schedule may vary according to the work hours of the supervising physician and the medical practice environment. PAs that work in clinics typically work 40 hours per week. Those working in hospitals may work at night, during weekends or work early in the morning to visit patients.

Employment Outlook

The Bureau of Labor Statistics has forecasted a 39 percent employment growth for physician assistants from 2008 to 2018 which is much faster than the average for all occupations. The employment growth is due to an emphasis on cost containment and the expansion of healthcare industries. Physician assistants are cost effective.

The median annual earnings for physician assistants in 2008 was $81,230. The highest paid 10 percent earned more than $110,240.

Education, Certification, and Licensing

Physician assistant education programs typically take at least two years to finish. Most of these programs are at allied health schools, medical schools, academic health centers and four-year colleges. Many physician assistant accredited programs have clinical teaching affiliations with medical schools. The Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant provides accreditation for physician assistant educational programs.

Most candidates for physician assistant educational programs have earned a college degree and have some health-related work experience. However, admissions requirements vary by program. many PAs have prior work experience as registered nurses, emergency medical technicians and paramedics. After graduation, they partake in continual medical education programs and they also acquire more knowledge via their interaction with doctors and other healthcare providers.

Some schools for physician assistants provide many of the classes that are provided to medical students. Physician assistant educational programs include classroom learning, time in laboratories and supervised clinical training in several areas including family medicine, surgery, internal medicine, prenatal care, gynecology, pediatrics, emergency medicine and geriatrics.

Every state has legislation that governs the practice of physician assistants. Every jurisdiction requires PAs to pass the Physician Assistant National Certifying Examination which is provided by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. To remain certified, PAs must complete 100 hours of continual education every two years. Every six years they are required to pass a re-certification examination or complete an alternative program which combines a take-home examination and learning experience.

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Major Employers

The top employers are physician offices, hospitals and outpatient health care centers.

Schools for Physician Assistants are listed in the Browse Schools Section.

Metro Areas Sorted by Total Employment for:
Physician Assistants

Listed below are metro areas sorted by the total number of people employed in Physician Assistants jobs , as of 2015

Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

     
Metro Area (Alabama) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Hoover 140 $95,210
Birmingham 140 $95,210
Mobile 110 $87,900
Foley 30 $84,510
Fairhope 30 $84,510
Daphne 30 $84,510
Tuscaloosa N/A $104,270
     
Metro Area (Alaska) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Anchorage 210 $111,300
Fairbanks 50 $92,210
     
Metro Area (Arizona) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Mesa 1830 $97,860
Scottsdale 1830 $97,860
Phoenix 1830 $97,860
Tucson 200 $91,290
Lake Havasu City 70 $91,270
Kingman 70 $91,270
Flagstaff 70 $97,730
Prescott 30 $30,450
Yuma N/A $117,000
     
Metro Area (Arkansas) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Conway 180 $74,780
North Little Rock 180 $74,780
Little Rock 180 $74,780
     
Metro Area (California) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Anaheim 3610 $98,560
Los Angeles 3610 $98,560
Long Beach 3610 $98,560
Hayward 1790 $117,530
San Francisco 1790 $117,530
Oakland 1790 $117,530
San Diego 1220 $104,620
Carlsbad 1220 $104,620
San Bernardino 640 $104,060
Ontario 640 $104,060
Riverside 640 $104,060
Sunnyvale 550 $121,510
Santa Clara 550 $121,510
San Jose 550 $121,510
Arden 450 $117,430
Sacramento 450 $117,430
Roseville 450 $117,430
Arcade 450 $117,430
Fresno 220 $96,100
Modesto 150 $132,060
Santa Maria 110 $100,120
Santa Barbara 110 $100,120
Salinas 110 $109,340
Bakersfield 110 $113,710
Fairfield 100 $124,080
Vallejo 100 $124,080
Santa Rosa 90 $120,590
Oxnard 80 $99,780
Ventura 80 $99,780
Thousand Oaks 80 $99,780
Watsonville 70 $120,320
Santa Cruz 70 $120,320
Madera 60 $102,680
Redding 60 $113,790
Yuba City 60 $118,020
Arroyo Grande 50 $97,260
Paso Robles 50 $97,260
San Luis Obispo 50 $97,260
Chico 50 $109,570
Merced 50 $114,430
Stockton 50 $119,920
Lodi 50 $119,920
El Centro 40 $107,190
Visalia 40 $121,300
Porterville 40 $121,300
     
Metro Area (Colorado) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Aurora 1310 $96,890
Lakewood 1310 $96,890
Denver 1310 $96,890
Colorado Springs 220 $91,380
Boulder 180 $103,600
Fort Collins 150 $109,190
Grand Junction 70 $91,450
Pueblo 60 $93,730
Greeley N/A $94,720
     
Metro Area (Connecticut) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
East Hartford 780 $111,800
West Hartford 780 $111,800
Hartford 780 $111,800
New Haven 430 $112,830
Norwalk 350 $107,270
Stamford 350 $107,270
Bridgeport 350 $107,270
Danbury 110 $115,950
Waterbury 60 $106,760
     
Metro Area (Delaware) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Dover 70 $131,660
     
Metro Area (Florida) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
West Palm Beach 1340 $100,580
Fort Lauderdale 1340 $100,580
Miami 1340 $100,580
Tampa 1070 $91,670
Clearwater 1070 $91,670
St. Petersburg 1070 $91,670
Kissimmee 470 $96,220
Sanford 470 $96,220
Orlando 470 $96,220
Jacksonville 460 $100,030
North Port 280 $105,700
Bradenton 280 $105,700
Sarasota 280 $105,700
Ferry Pass 220 $87,480
Pensacola 220 $87,480
Brent 220 $87,480
Cape Coral 200 $98,820
Fort Myers 200 $98,820
Palm Bay 180 $106,530
Titusville 180 $106,530
Melbourne 180 $106,530
Daytona Beach 150 $99,110
Ormond Beach 150 $99,110
Deltona 150 $99,110
Gainesville 90 $90,080
Ocala 90 $98,370
Tallahassee 90 $105,190
Immokalee 60 $87,160
Naples 60 $87,160
Marco Island 60 $87,160
Lakeland 60 $95,190
Winter Haven 60 $95,190
Port St. Lucie 60 $97,540
Fort Walton Beach 40 $85,090
Destin 40 $85,090
Crestview 40 $85,090
The Villages 40 $104,840
     
Metro Area (Georgia) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Sandy Springs 1960 $97,210
Atlanta 1960 $97,210
Roswell 1960 $97,210
Macon 130 $85,550
Savannah 110 $88,230
Clarke County 90 $90,910
Athens 90 $90,910
Rome 80 $96,640
Gainesville 40 $94,200
     
Metro Area (Hawaii) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Urban Honolulu 120 $95,490
Lahaina N/A $73,190
Wailuku N/A $73,190
Kahului N/A $73,190
     
Metro Area (Idaho) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Boise City 250 $94,280
Pocatello 50 $86,580
Idaho Falls 50 $100,050
Coeur d'Alene 50 $109,600
     
Metro Area (Illinois) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Rockford 140 $97,150
Peoria 140 $100,430
Springfield 90 $95,050
Marion 80 $99,200
Carbondale 80 $99,200
Bloomington N/A $86,410
     
Metro Area (Indiana) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Anderson 490 $94,280
Carmel 490 $94,280
Indianapolis 490 $94,280
Fort Wayne 110 $131,760
Goshen N/A $90,530
Elkhart N/A $90,530
     
Metro Area (Iowa) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
West Des Moines 310 $94,590
Des Moines 310 $94,590
Iowa City 140 $98,750
Cedar Rapids 80 $126,160
Cedar Falls 40 $88,680
Waterloo 40 $88,680
     
Metro Area (Kansas) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Wichita 280 $85,940
Topeka 70 $97,110
Manhattan 50 $124,330
     
Metro Area (Kentucky) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Fayette 60 $91,600
Lexington 60 $91,600
Owensboro 40 $95,360
     
Metro Area (Louisiana) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Metairie 140 $88,840
New Orleans 140 $88,840
Baton Rouge 130 $106,290
Bossier City 100 $87,930
Shreveport 100 $87,930
Lafayette 60 $29,390
Hammond 40 $71,670
     
Metro Area (Maine) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
South Portland 290 $100,840
Portland 290 $100,840
Bangor 130 $99,030
Auburn 80 $99,370
Lewiston 80 $99,370
     
Metro Area (Maryland) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Baltimore 1660 $91,320
Towson 1660 $91,320
Columbia 1660 $91,320
Lexington Park 30 $88,010
California 30 $88,010
     
Metro Area (Massachusetts) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Barnstable Town 80 $132,710
Gardner 40 $115,010
Leominster 40 $115,010
     
Metro Area (Michigan) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Dearborn 1700 $88,480
Detroit 1700 $88,480
Warren 1700 $88,480
Grand Rapids 590 $108,370
Wyoming 590 $108,370
Ann Arbor 350 $101,430
Flint 230 $112,550
East Lansing 160 $99,930
Lansing 160 $99,930
Portage 150 $97,930
Kalamazoo 150 $97,930
Battle Creek 110 $70,640
Muskegon 100 $90,980
Saginaw 70 $126,350
Bay City 60 $80,420
Niles 60 $97,220
Benton Harbor 60 $97,220
Jackson 40 $105,650
     
Metro Area (Minnesota) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Rochester 290 $116,280
St. Cloud 110 $105,720
     
Metro Area (Mississippi) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Pascagoula 80 N/A
Biloxi 80 N/A
Gulfport 80 N/A
Jackson 60 $30,080
     
Metro Area (Missouri) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Springfield 150 $88,550
Columbia 80 $85,120
Joplin N/A $68,820
     
Metro Area (Montana) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Billings 120 $95,620
Great Falls 40 $97,530
Missoula 30 $89,580
     
Metro Area (Nebraska) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Lincoln 150 $95,010
     
Metro Area (Nevada) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Paradise 370 $111,200
Henderson 370 $111,200
Las Vegas 370 $111,200
Reno 90 $93,200
     
Metro Area (New Hampshire) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Manchester 130 $107,600
     
Metro Area (New Jersey) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Trenton 110 $97,960
Hammonton 60 $113,650
Atlantic City 60 $113,650
     
Metro Area (New Mexico) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Albuquerque 350 $96,170
Santa Fe 70 $125,080
Farmington 40 $96,340
     
Metro Area (New York) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Rochester 870 $93,630
Cheektowaga 630 $93,300
Buffalo 630 $93,300
Niagara Falls 630 $93,300
Schenectady 580 $94,120
Albany 580 $94,120
Troy 580 $94,120
Syracuse 460 $104,720
Glens Falls 130 $96,690
Rome 110 $105,800
Utica 110 $105,800
Elmira 70 $92,010
Watertown 70 $117,600
Fort Drum 70 $117,600
Binghamton 60 $105,670
Kingston 40 $99,310
     
Metro Area (North Carolina) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Winston 420 $95,330
Salem 420 $95,330
Raleigh 420 $97,100
Durham 410 $95,950
Chapel Hill 410 $95,950
Asheville 370 $103,970
High Point 300 $96,860
Greensboro 300 $96,860
Fayetteville 220 $100,690
Morganton 170 $95,910
Lenoir 170 $95,910
Hickory 170 $95,910
Wilmington 170 $102,980
Greenville 150 $96,780
New Bern 70 $92,660
Burlington 50 $90,830
Goldsboro 50 $98,440
Jacksonville 40 $88,920
     
Metro Area (North Dakota) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Bismarck 60 $90,420
     
Metro Area (Ohio) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Cleveland 810 $108,580
Elyria 810 $108,580
Columbus 580 $102,650
Dayton 310 $106,360
Toledo 180 $104,340
Akron 90 $81,590
Massillon 80 $105,810
Canton 80 $105,810
Lima 40 $97,470
     
Metro Area (Oklahoma) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Oklahoma City 690 $98,590
Tulsa 400 $106,880
     
Metro Area (Oregon) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Salem 140 $98,160
Eugene 120 $96,870
Bend 90 $102,580
Redmond 90 $102,580
Medford 80 $113,860
Corvallis 60 $110,060
     
Metro Area (Pennsylvania) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Pittsburgh 1160 $86,000
Harrisburg 360 $86,190
Carlisle 360 $86,190
Barre 200 $93,270
Scranton 200 $93,270
Wilkes 200 $93,270
Hazleton 200 $93,270
Erie 170 $86,370
Hanover 160 $96,930
York 160 $96,930
Lancaster 130 $88,170
Bloomsburg 90 $89,870
Berwick 90 $89,870
East Stroudsburg 90 $103,010
Altoona 80 $83,700
Reading 80 $96,720
State College 80 $100,030
Johnstown 70 $90,660
Williamsport 50 $87,810
Lebanon 50 $88,910
Chambersburg 50 $95,420
Waynesboro 50 $95,420
     
Metro Area (Puerto Rico) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Caguas N/A $43,980
Carolina N/A $43,980
San Juan N/A $43,980
     
Metro Area (South Carolina) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Charleston 340 $86,230
North Charleston 340 $86,230
Columbia 220 $89,490
Mauldin 160 $89,240
Greenville 160 $89,240
Anderson 160 $89,240
Spartanburg 60 $95,780
Florence N/A $77,060
     
Metro Area (South Dakota) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Sioux Falls 170 $96,580
Rapid City 80 $91,820
     
Metro Area (Tennessee) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Murfreesboro 390 $79,820
Franklin 390 $79,820
Davidson 390 $79,820
Nashville 390 $79,820
Knoxville 370 $94,480
Jackson 60 $52,010
Johnson City 40 $84,680
     
Metro Area (Texas) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Sugar Land 1790 $102,880
Houston 1790 $102,880
The Woodlands 1790 $102,880
Dallas 1690 $100,590
Fort Worth 1690 $100,590
Arlington 1690 $100,590
San Antonio 590 $93,860
New Braunfels 590 $93,860
Round Rock 330 $95,110
Austin 330 $95,110
Mission 200 $103,740
Edinburg 200 $103,740
McAllen 200 $103,740
Harlingen 140 $119,740
Brownsville 140 $119,740
Temple 120 $98,390
Killeen 120 $98,390
El Paso 80 $114,070
Tyler 70 $116,130
Sherman 60 $58,090
Denison 60 $58,090
Corpus Christi 50 $96,970
Lubbock 50 $99,620
Beaumont 50 $105,570
Port Arthur 50 $105,570
Longview 50 $126,410
Waco N/A $100,100
     
Metro Area (Utah) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Salt Lake City 530 $92,530
Provo 190 $88,580
Orem 190 $88,580
Ogden 150 $119,000
Clearfield 150 $119,000
St. George 50 $94,980
     
Metro Area (Vermont) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
South Burlington 130 $105,890
Burlington 130 $105,890
     
Metro Area (Virginia) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Richmond 360 $102,970
Roanoke 210 $90,780
Charlottesville 80 $66,220
Lynchburg 70 $96,620
Harrisonburg 40 $87,390
     
Metro Area (Washington) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Bellevue 1050 $111,050
Tacoma 1050 $111,050
Seattle 1050 $111,050
Spokane 190 $101,550
Spokane Valley 190 $101,550
Yakima 100 $99,070
Kennewick 70 $106,880
Richland 70 $106,880
Olympia 70 $135,200
Tumwater 70 $135,200
Bellingham 50 $87,370
Mount Vernon 50 $95,620
Anacortes 50 $95,620
Silverdale 40 $102,320
Bremerton 40 $102,320
     
Metro Area (West Virginia) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Charleston 140 $87,660
Beckley 100 $86,370
Morgantown 60 $86,840
Parkersburg N/A $95,980
Vienna N/A $95,980
     
Metro Area (Wisconsin) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Waukesha 690 $87,030
West Allis 690 $87,030
Milwaukee 690 $87,030
Madison 290 $98,290
Beloit 50 $89,390
Janesville 50 $89,390
Green Bay 50 $93,470
Neenah 50 $95,580
Oshkosh 50 $95,580
Appleton 50 $99,610
Wausau 40 $107,420
     
Metro Area (Wyoming) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Casper 60 $100,010
Cheyenne 40 $107,710

Career Stories (Job Profiles) for Physician Assistants

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Industries representing at least 1% of total jobs for the occupation.

Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

Industry Jobs Percent Annual Median Salary
Medical Office 47,450 66% $80,400
Hospital 17,660 24% $84,850
Government 3,060 4% $78,660
Education 1,970 2% $74,220
Office Services And Staffing 900 1% $87,300
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