Physician Assistant Schools
In Albuquerque, New Mexico

Physician Assistant faculty can choose to work at only one physician assistant school in Albuquerque. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in physician assistant in the city of Albuquerque, which encompasses physician assistant training at the physician assistant bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Albuquerque Vs. New Mexico Physician Assistant Employment

Albuquerque 210
New Mexico 630

Exactly 210 of the 630 physician assistant professionals employed in New Mexico, work in Albuquerque. The number of physician assistant professionals in Albuquerque has grown by 24% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of physician assistant professionals in Albuquerque has increased, overall employment in Albuquerque has also increased.

Albuquerque Vs. New Mexico Physician Assistant employment growth

650 640 680 730 630
170 210 260 280 210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Mexico
  • Dark Yellow: Albuquerque

Physician Assistant VS. All professions salaries in Albuquerque

$43,580 $48,390 $54,130 $55,730 $74,870
$35,960 $37,350 $38,800 $40,170 $41,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physician Assistant in Albuquerque
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Albuquerque

Salaries for physician assistant professionals in Albuquerque have increased. In 2010 physician assistant professionals in Albuquerque reportedly earned an average salary of $74,870 per year. Physician assistant professionals in Albuquerque made a yearly average salary of $43,580, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Albuquerque.

Salary percentiles for Physician assistant professionals in Albuquerque

10th percentile
$49,010
25th percentile
$60,100
50th percentile
$73,840
75th percentile
$90,400
90th percentile
$104,330

Physician assistant professionals make a median salary of $73,840 per year in Albuquerque. The difference in pay between the physician assistant professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 113%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $49,010 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $104,330 per year.

Average Salaries for Physician assistant professionals and related professions in Albuquerque

Health Science
$67,704
Physician Assistant
$74,870
Dental Hygienist
$76,510

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

Educational Trends

Physician Assistant schools in Albuquerque

1

There is only one accredited physician assistant school in the city. Many of Albuquerque's physician assistant professionals are graduates of this school.

Physician Assistant Programs Offered In Albuquerque

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Physician Assistant Degrees In Albuquerque

associate
0
bachelor
14
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total14

Approximately 14 students graduated from physician assistant courses in 2010.

Physician Assistant Faculty Salaries in Albuquerque, New Mexico

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