Physician Assistant Schools
In Denver, Colorado

Physician Assistant faculty can choose to work at only one physician assistant school in Denver. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the physician assistant academic community in Denver, and the future trends. Academia in physician assistant includes physician assistant training at the physician assistant masters degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Denver Vs. Colorado Physician Assistant Employment

Denver 860
Colorado 1,570

Exactly 860 of the 1,570 physician assistant professionals employed in Colorado, work in Denver. Between 2006 and 2010, in Denver, there has been a 9% growth in the number of physician assistant professionals. As the number of physician assistant professionals in Denver has increased, overall employment in Denver has also increased.

Denver Vs. Colorado Physician Assistant employment growth

1,480 1,330 1,320 1,420 1,570
790 740 750 800 860
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Colorado
  • Dark Yellow: Denver

Physician Assistant VS. All professions salaries in Denver

$69,970 $78,740 $83,160 $85,380 $86,600
$43,990 $45,610 $47,150 $48,560 $49,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physician Assistant in Denver
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Denver

As the number of physician assistant professionals in Denver has grown, salaries for physician assistant professionals have also increased. Denver physician assistant professionals made $86,600 per year, on average, in 2010. Physician assistant professionals in Denver made a yearly average salary of $69,970, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of physician assistant professionals in Denver is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Physician assistant professionals in Denver

10th percentile
$60,110
25th percentile
$73,100
50th percentile
$86,890
75th percentile
$103,220
90th percentile
$117,830

Physician assistant professionals in Denver earn a median salary of $86,890 per year. The 10% of physician assistant professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $60,110 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 96% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Physician assistant professionals and related professions in Denver

Dental Hygienist
$76,140
Health Science
$76,980
Physician Assistant
$86,600

Physician assistant professional salaries in Denver are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Physician Assistant schools in Denver

1

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

Physician Assistant Programs Offered In Denver

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Physician Assistant Degrees In Denver

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
42
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total42

Approximately 42 students graduated from physician assistant courses in 2010.

Physician Assistant Faculty Salaries in Denver, Colorado

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