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Fast Facts for Physician Assistants in New Jersey

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Newark and Trenton
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Camden and Atlantic City
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Newark and Camden

Salaries for Physician Assistants in New Jersey

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Atlantic City and Newark

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More New Jersey 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
Total Enrollment
New Brunswick
Doctorate
49,577
South Orange
Doctorate
9,801
West Long Branch
Doctorate
6,340

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Physician Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for New Jersey. 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
Atlantic City-Hammonton50 $125,380
Trenton100 $113,120
Vineland-Bridgeton40 $108,550

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