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Fast Facts for Physician Assistants in Connecticut

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: New Haven, Danbury and Waterbury
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Bridgeport, Hartford and Norwich
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Hartford, New Haven and Bridgeport

Salaries for Physician Assistants in Connecticut

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Waterbury, Bridgeport and Hartford

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More Connecticut Physician Assistant Schools

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
New Haven
Doctorate
12,458
Hamden
Doctorate
9,900
Fairfield
Doctorate
8,532
Bridgeport
Doctorate
5,658
West Hartford
Doctorate
2,467

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Physician Assistants

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

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 23.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk390 $115,060
Danbury100 $121,380
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford800 $116,110
New Haven360 $114,780
Waterbury100 $119,560

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