Average Physician Assistant (PA) Salary in Houston, Texas

$100,503
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$5,087
Bonus
$13,000
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The average salary for a Physician Assistant (PA) in Houston, Texas is $100,503.
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$84k
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$101k
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$125k
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MEDIAN $100,503
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Salary
$84k - $125k
Bonus
$500 - $24k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $13k
Total Pay
$86k - $136k

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Career Paths

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Physician Assistant (PA)
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Popular Skills for Physician Assistant (PA)

Skills in Internal Medicine, Acute Care and Surgery are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Emergency Medicine and 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 $91,295 based on 20 salaries. An early career Physician Assistant (PA) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $97,249 based on 77 salaries. A mid-career Physician Assistant (PA) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $116,015 based on 23 salaries. An experienced Physician Assistant (PA) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $116,499 based on 38 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $116,000.
Employees with Physician Assistant (PA) in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 4.9% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (19.1% less), Denver, Colorado (8.0% less) and Chicago, Illinois (7.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 173 survey responses.
Entry Level
11.6%
Early Career
44.5%
Mid Career
13.3%
Experienced
22.0%
Late Career
8.7%