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Fast Facts for Physician Assistants in Illinois

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Rockford and Peoria
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Chicago and Springfield
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Chicago and Peoria

Salaries for Physician Assistants in Illinois

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Rockford and Peoria

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More Illinois Physician Assistant Schools

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

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Chicago
Associate
6,031
Downers Grove
Doctorate & First Professional
1,978
North Chicago
Doctorate & First Professional
1,729
Carbondale
Doctorate & First Professional
20,983
Joliet
Masters
3,503

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Physician Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Illinois. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Physician Assistants

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Physician Assistants relative to the population of the city. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Bloomington N/A $86,410
Carbondale 80 $99,200
Marion 80 $99,200
Peoria 140 $100,430
Rockford 140 $97,150
Springfield 90 $95,050

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