Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Physician Assistant (PA) is $98,593
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Physician Assistant (PA)s?
An entry-level Physician Assistant (PA) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $90,612 based on 1,762 salaries. An early career Physician Assistant (PA) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $95,768 based on …Read more
What Do Physician Assistant (PA)s Do?
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.
The PA will typically be tasked with seeing patients who present with routine sicknesses or …Read more