C$76,378
Avg. Salary
C$20.48
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Physician Assistant (PA) is C$20.48 per hour.

The average pay for a Physician Assistant (PA) is C$76,378 per year.

10%
C$14.29
10%
C$20.48
50%
C$44.01
90%
90%
MEDIAN C$20.48
10%
C$50k
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C$76k
50%
C$99k
90%
90%
MEDIAN C$76,378
C$49,800 - C$99,275
C$50K
C$76K
C$99K
MEDIAN: C$76,378
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50%
90%
C$14.29 - C$44.01
C$14
C$20
C$44
MEDIAN: C$20.48
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50%
90%
C$0C$99K
Salary C$49,800 - C$99,275
Bonus C$511 - C$12,080
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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C$31,942 - C$97,176
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 76
Hourly Data C$0C$50
Hourly Rate C$14.29 - C$44.01
Overtime C$51.00
Annual Data C$0C$97K
Bonus C$511 - C$12,080
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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C$31,942 - C$97,176
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 60

Job Description for Physician Assistant (PA)

A physician assistant (PA) is a licensed medical professional and caregiver. who typically works in a clinic, doctor's office, or hospital. The PA can perform many of the routine work that doctors might otherwise perform, thus allowing the physician to spend more time with non-routine cases and patients. In many jurisdictions, a PA is licensed to perform routine diagnoses and to write prescriptions.

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Physician Assistant (PA) Tasks
  • Conduct complete physicals, provide treatment and counsel patients
  • Administer therapeutic procedures
  • Provide physicians with assistance during surgery or complicated medical procedures
  • Prescribe therapy or medication with physician approval
  • Order and interpret test results and recommend treatment of patients

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I have been working for 9 years and not one performance raise.

Key Stats for Physician Assistant (PA)

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Physician Assistant (PA) Salaries

Experienced
▲11%

▲3%

National Average
C$67,000

Mid-Career
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 55%
vision benefits
Vision: 45%
no benefits
None: 24%