The average salary for a Physician Assistant (PA) with Family Practice/Pediatrics skills in Los Angeles, California is $107,316.
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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. The PA will typically be tasked with seeing patients who present with routine sicknesses or inju…Read more
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Popular Skills for Physician Assistant (PA)
Skills in Family Practice and Internal Medicine are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Acute Care, Orthopedics and Emergency Medicine.
Pay by Experience Level for Physician Assistant (PA)
A mid-career Physician Assistant (PA) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $97,500 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Physician Assistant (PA) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $113,860 based on 5 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Physician Assistant (PA) in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 11.8% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in San Antonio, Texas (20.8% less), Chicago, Illinois (20.8% less) and Denver, Colorado (16.7% less).
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