Massachusetts Physician Assistant Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Physician Assistants in Massachusetts

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Fast Facts for Physician Assistants in Massachusetts

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Barnstable, Pittsfield and Leominster
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Lowell, Brockton and Worcester
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Boston, Springfield and Barnstable

Salaries for Physician Assistants in Massachusetts

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Leominster, New Bedford and Framingham

Schools for Physician Assistants in Massachusetts are listed below.

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More Massachusetts Physician Assistant Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Boston Doctorate 3,626
Northeastern University Boston Doctorate & First Professional 24,434

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Physician Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Massachusetts. 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, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Leominster 40 $115010 1.03
Gardner 40 $115010 1.03
Barnstable Town 80 $132710 1.15
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