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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
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Atlanta
Doctorate
14,067
Macon
Doctorate
8,615
Augusta
Doctorate
7,938
Gainesville
Doctorate
2,899
Savannah
Doctorate
1,392
Cuthbert
Associates
276

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.

2017 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
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Athens-Clarke County110 $109,090
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell2440 $104,990
Albany30 $103,050
Macon90 $97,760
Rome70 $101,290
Savannah150 $92,120
Valdosta70 $117,150
Gainesville70 $92,970

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