Physician Assistant Schools
In Albany, New York

The city of Albany has only one school where physician assistant faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the physician assistant academic community in Albany, and the future trends. Academia in physician assistant includes physician assistant training at the physician assistant masters degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Albany Vs. New York Physician Assistant Employment

Albany 510
New York 9,220

Of the 9,220 physician assistant professionals employed in New York, 510 work in Albany. There has been a 6% growth in the number of physician assistant professionals in Albany between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of physician assistant professionals in Albany has increased, overall employment in Albany has also increased.

Albany Vs. New York Physician Assistant employment growth

6,590 7,400 7,890 8,570 9,220
480 500 460 510 510
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Albany

Physician Assistant VS. All professions salaries in Albany

$72,710 $80,300 $85,910 $86,140 $85,750
$41,090 $42,830 $44,400 $45,310 $46,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physician Assistant in Albany
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Albany

Salaries for physician assistant professionals in Albany have increased. Albany physician assistant professionals made $85,750 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, physician assistant professionals in Albany made an average salary of $72,710 per year. The growth in the salary of physician assistant professionals in Albany is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Physician assistant professionals in Albany

10th percentile
$66,200
25th percentile
$77,530
50th percentile
$86,160
75th percentile
$94,700
90th percentile
$107,620

Physician assistant professionals in Albany earn a median salary of $86,160 per year. The difference in pay between the physician assistant professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 63%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $66,200 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $107,620 per year.

Average Salaries for Physician assistant professionals and related professions in Albany

Dental Hygienist
$60,200
Health Science
$71,137
Physician Assistant
$85,750

On average physician assistant professional salaries in Albany are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Physician Assistant schools in Albany

1

Many of Albany's physician assistant professionals are graduates of the only accredited physician assistant school in the city.

Physician Assistant Programs Offered In Albany

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in physician assistant offered by Albany's physician assistant school.

Student Completed Physician Assistant Degrees In Albany

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
31
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total31

In 2010 approximately 31 students graduated from physician assistant courses.

Physician Assistant Faculty Salaries in Albany, New York

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