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Fast Facts for Physician Assistants in Louisiana

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Alexandria and Shreveport
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: New Orleans and Baton Rouge
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Baton Rouge and Shreveport

Salaries for Physician Assistants in Louisiana

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Baton Rouge and Alexandria

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More Louisiana 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
Shreveport
Doctorate & First Professional
800
Baton Rouge
Masters
2,103

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Physician Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Louisiana. 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
Baton Rouge 130 $106,290
Hammond 40 $71,670
Lafayette 60 $29,390
New Orleans 140 $88,840
Metairie 140 $88,840
Shreveport 100 $87,930
Bossier City 100 $87,930

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