Physician Assistant (PA) in Tacoma Salary

The average pay for a Physician Assistant (PA) in Tacoma, Washington is $115,057 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down significantly for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$73,404 - $142,950
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MEDIAN: $116,330
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Salary $73,404 - $142,950
Bonus $4,250
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$76,484 - $140,939
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 16

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About Tacoma, Washington

Pierce County, Washington
207,950
Male:
100,914 (48.5%)
Female:
107,036 (51.5%)
Tacoma (/təˈkoʊmə/, US dict: tə·kō′·mə) is a mid-sized urban port city in and the county seat of Pierce County, Washington, United States. The city is on Washington's Puget Sound, 32 miles (51 km) southwest of Seattle, 31 miles (50 km) northeast of the state capital, Olympia, and 58 miles (93 km) northwest of Mount Rainier National Park. The population was 198,397, according to the 2010 census. Tacoma is the second-largest city in the Puget Sound area and the third largest in the state. Tacoma also serves as the center of business activity for the South Sound region, which has a population of around 1 million people. Tacoma adopted its name after the nearby Mount Rainier, originally called Takhoma or Tahoma. It is locally known as the "City of Destiny" because the area was chosen to be the western terminus of the Northern Pacific Railroad in the late 19th century. The decision of the railroad was influenced...
Tacoma:
$52,437
Washington:
$64,129
$987
Tacoma:
$218,900
Washington:
$284,000
3.9%

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Pay by Experience Level for Physician Assistant (PA)

Pay by Experience for a Physician Assistant (PA) has a negative trend. An entry-level Physician Assistant (PA) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $105,000 based on 7 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 $116,000 based on 8 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 $128,000 based on 5 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 $101,000 based on 14 salaries.

Key Stats for Physician Assistant (PA)

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
63 %
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
22%
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Experience Affects Physician Assistant (PA) Salaries

Experienced
▲9%

National Average
$117,000

Mid-Career
▼1%

Entry-Level
▼11%

Late-Career
▼13%

Skills That Affect Physician Assistant (PA) Salaries

Acute Care
▼0%

National Average
$117,000

Family Practice
▼11%

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
63 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
no benefits
None: 23%
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