Physician Assistant (PA) with Acute Care Skills Salary

Wages for Physician Assistants with Acute Care skills are generous, with average pay above six figures ($97K) per year. Cash earnings for Physician Assistants with Acute Care skills — which occasionally include more than $20K from bonuses and more than $22K from profit sharing — stretch from around $82K to approximately $134K. Residence and tenure each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Physician Assistants with Acute Care skills survey participants are largely women, dominating at 65 percent. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and more than half collect dental insurance. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$80,171 - $118,291
$80K
$97K
$120K
MEDIAN: $96,870
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$41.10 - $67.67
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$52
$68
MEDIAN: $51.90
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$80,171 - $118,291  
   
Bonus
$1,462 - $19,508  
Profit Sharing
$201.34 - $21,852  
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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$82,060 - $134,496  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 341
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$33$66$99
Hourly Rate
$41.10 - $67.67  
   
Overtime
$54.12 - $98.92  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$1,462 - $19,508  
   
Profit Sharing
$201.34 - $21,852  
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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$82,060 - $134,496  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 175

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Pay by Experience Level for Physician Assistant (PA)

Pay by Experience for a Physician Assistant (PA) has a positive trend. An entry-level Physician Assistant (PA) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $93,000 based on 235 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Physician Assistant (PA) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $101,000 based on 130 salaries. An experienced Physician Assistant (PA) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $106,000 based on 171 salaries. A Physician Assistant (PA) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $111,000 based on 74 salaries.

Key Stats for Physician Assistant (PA)

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 64 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
14%
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Experience Affects Physician Assistant (PA) Salaries

Late-Career
▲10%

Experienced
▲5%

Mid-Career
▼0%

National Average
$101,000

▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 64 votes.

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 18%