North Carolina Physician Assistant Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Physician Assistants in North Carolina

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Fast Facts for Physician Assistants in North Carolina

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Fayetteville, Greenville and Winston-Salem
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Charlotte, Raleigh and Hickory
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Greensboro, Charlotte and Durham

Salaries for Physician Assistants in North Carolina

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Charlotte, Wilmington and Fayetteville

Schools for Physician Assistants in North Carolina are listed below.

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More North Carolina Physician Assistant Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
East Carolina University Greenville Doctorate & First Professional 25,990
High Point University High Point Masters 3,064
Lenoir-Rhyne University Hickory Masters 1,626
Methodist University Fayetteville Masters 2,118
Wake Forest University Winston Salem Doctorate & First Professional 6,788

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Physician Assistants

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

North Carolina

Asheville 370 $103970 2.88
Fayetteville 220 $100690 2.44
Goldsboro 50 $98440 1.61
Greensboro 300 $96860 1.19
High Point 300 $96860 1.19
Greenville 150 $96780 2.75
Hickory 170 $95910 1.68
Lenoir 170 $95910 1.68
Morganton 170 $95910 1.68
Jacksonville 40 $88920 1.1
Burlington 50 $90830 1.18
Durham 410 $95950 2
Chapel Hill 410 $95950 2
Raleigh 420 $97100 1.03
New Bern 70 $92660 2.33
Wilmington 170 $102980 2
Winston 420 $95330 2.28
Salem 420 $95330 2.28
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