The average salary for a Physician Assistant (PA) with Emergency Room (ER) skills is $96,006.
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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 Emergency Medicine, Acute Care and Orthopedics are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Internal 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 $90,003 based on 53 salaries. An early career Physician Assistant (PA) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $93,838 based on 136 salaries. A mid-career Physician Assistant (PA) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $99,363 based on 74 salaries. An experienced Physician Assistant (PA) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $112,262 based on 68 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $122,738.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Physician Assistant (PA) in their job title in Boston, Massachusetts earn an average of 23.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Dallas, Texas (6.2% more) and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (3.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Charlotte, North Carolina (5.2% less), Denver, Colorado (2.1% less) and Chicago, Illinois (1.4% less).
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