Average Physician Assistant (PA) Salary in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

$96,277
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$5,139
Bonus
$3,800
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The average salary for a Physician Assistant (PA) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is $96,277.
10%
$78k
MEDIAN
$96k
90%
$121k
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$78k - $121k
Bonus
$103 - $19k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $4k
Total Pay
$79k - $125k

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Popular Skills for Physician Assistant (PA)

Skills in Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Orthopedics and Surgery are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Family Practice.

Pay by Experience Level for Physician Assistant (PA)

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 $87,847 based on 35 salaries. An early career Physician Assistant (PA) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $94,527 based on 58 salaries. A mid-career Physician Assistant (PA) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $107,117 based on 23 salaries. An experienced Physician Assistant (PA) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $109,115 based on 40 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $96,691.
Employees with Physician Assistant (PA) in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 9.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (5.0% more) and New York, New York (2.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (14.8% less), Denver, Colorado (4.0% less) and Chicago, Illinois (3.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 173 survey responses.
Entry Level
20.2%
Early Career
33.5%
Mid Career
13.3%
Experienced
23.1%
Late Career
9.8%