Physician Assistant Schools
In Augusta, Georgia

There is only one physician assistant school in Augusta for faculty to choose from. The trends in Augusta's physician assistant academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes physician assistant training at the physician assistant masters degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Augusta Vs. Georgia Physician Assistant Employment

Augusta 250
Georgia 2,430

Of the 2,430 physician assistant professionals employed in Georgia, 250 work in Augusta. There has been a 67% growth in the number of physician assistant professionals in Augusta between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of physician assistant professionals in Augusta has increased, overall employment in Augusta has also increased.

Augusta Vs. Georgia Physician Assistant employment growth

2,160 2,700 2,400 2,610 2,430
150 140 190 180 250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Augusta

Physician Assistant VS. All professions salaries in Augusta

$71,090 $74,620 $76,200 $75,180 $77,230
$34,670 $35,980 $37,690 $38,890 $40,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physician Assistant in Augusta
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Augusta

Salaries for physician assistant professionals in Augusta have increased. Augusta physician assistant professionals made $77,230 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, physician assistant professionals in Augusta made an average salary of $71,090 per year. The growth in the salary of physician assistant professionals in Augusta is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Physician assistant professionals in Augusta

10th percentile
$55,450
25th percentile
$66,340
50th percentile
$78,000
75th percentile
$87,450
90th percentile
$100,180

Augusta physician assistant professionals earn a median yearly salary of $78,000. The difference in pay between the physician assistant professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 81%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $55,450 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $100,180 per year.

Average Salaries for Physician assistant professionals and related professions in Augusta

Dental Hygienist
$54,070
Health Science
$66,704
Physician Assistant
$77,230

On average physician assistant professionals in Augusta earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Augusta.

Educational Trends

Physician Assistant schools in Augusta

1

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

Physician Assistant Programs Offered In Augusta

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Augusta's physician assistant school offers one physician assistant degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Physician Assistant Degrees In Augusta

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
41
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total41

In 2010 approximately 41 students completed physician assistant courses.

Physician Assistant Faculty Salaries in Augusta, Georgia

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