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Fast Facts for Physician Assistants in Georgia

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Athens, Macon and Columbus
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Gainesville, Atlanta and Albany
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Atlanta, Augusta and Macon

Salaries for Physician Assistants in Georgia

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Gainesville, Macon and Atlanta

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More Georgia Physician Assistant Schools

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

School Name
Highest Award
Doctorate & First Professional
Doctorate & First Professional

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Physician Assistants

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

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 22.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Annual Median Salary
Athens-Clarke County100$93,200
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell2300$103,190

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