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Fast Facts for Physician Assistants in Iowa

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Iowa City, Des Moines and Waterloo
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Davenport, Cedar Rapids and Sioux City
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Des Moines, Davenport and Iowa City

Salaries for Physician Assistants in Iowa

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Iowa City, Waterloo and Sioux City

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.

2019 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2018-28 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics,

Metro Area
Annual Median Salary
Waterloo-Cedar Falls50$111,340
Des Moines-West Des Moines200$104,220
Cedar Rapids70$117,190
Iowa City230$114,440

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