Mid-Career Physician Assistant (PA) Salary (United States)

The average salary for a Mid-Career Physician Assistant (PA) is $87,580 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Emergency Medicine and Emergency Room (ER).
Mid-Career Physician Assistant (PA) Total Pay (?
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$70,159 - $111,260
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $87,579
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Mid-Career Physician Assistant (PA) Total Pay (?
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$35.46 - $60.47
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MEDIAN: $45.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$70,159 - $111,260  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,047  
Profit Sharing
$999 - $13,087  
Commission
$0.00 - $60,332  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$72,580 - $120,360  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 3,107
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$29$58$87
Hourly Rate
$35.46 - $60.47  
   
Overtime
$40.05 - $86.35  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,047  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $60,332  
Profit Sharing
$999 - $13,087  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$72,580 - $120,360  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 3,107
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Pay Difference By Location

San Antonio
up arrow 14%
Los Angeles
up arrow 12%
Denver
up arrow 7%
Dallas
up arrow 6%
New York
up arrow 5%
Seattle
up arrow 4%
Houston
up arrow 4%
Charlotte
up arrow 3%
Philadelphia
up arrow 2%
Boston
up arrow 2%
Phoenix
up arrow 1%
Baltimore
0%
National Average
$92,000
Atlanta
up arrow 1%
Chicago
up arrow 3%
Pittsburgh
up arrow 14%
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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Physician Assistant (PA) Salaries

Emergency Medicine
up arrow 16%
Emergency Room (ER)
up arrow 15%
Critical Care
up arrow 9%
Surgery
up arrow 8%
Orthopedics
up arrow 8%
Dermatology
up arrow 7%
Acute Care
up arrow 6%
General Surgery
up arrow 6%
Oncology
up arrow 5%
Cardiology
up arrow 4%
Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 4%
National Average
$92,000
Internal Medicine
up arrow 2%
Family Practice/Pediatrics
up arrow 2%
Family Practice
up arrow 3%
Pediatrics
up arrow 9%

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Gender

Female
70%
female alumni
 
Male
30%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 80% dental benefits Dental: 59%
vision benefits Vision: 40% employee benefits None: 18%
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