Michigan Physician Assistant Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Physician Assistants in Michigan

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Fast Facts for Physician Assistants in Michigan

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Niles, Ann Arbor and Battle Creek
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Warren, Detroit and Grand Rapids
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Warren, Detroit and Ann Arbor

Salaries for Physician Assistants in Michigan

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Kalamazoo, Warren and Ann Arbor

Schools for Physician Assistants in Michigan are listed below.

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More Michigan Physician Assistant Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Central Michigan University Mount Pleasant Doctorate 26,611
Grand Valley State University Allendale Doctorate 23,464
University of Detroit Mercy Detroit Doctorate 5,723
Wayne County Community College District Detroit Associate 20,504
Wayne State University Detroit Doctorate & First Professional 32,380
Western Michigan University Kalamazoo Doctorate 24,433

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Physician Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Michigan. 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


Ann Arbor 350 $101430 2.34
Battle Creek 110 $70640 2.73
Bay City 60 $80420 2.52
Flint 230 $112550 2.42
Grand Rapids 590 $108370 1.59
Wyoming 590 $108370 1.59
Jackson 40 $105650 0.99
Detroit 1700 $88480 1.25
Warren 1700 $88480 1.25
Dearborn 1700 $88480 1.25
Saginaw 70 $126350 1.25
Lansing 160 $99930 1.08
East Lansing 160 $99930 1.08
Kalamazoo 150 $97930 1.5
Portage 150 $97930 1.5
Muskegon 100 $90980 2.37
Niles 60 $97220 1.45
Benton Harbor 60 $97220 1.45
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