Physician Assistant Schools
In Elkins Park, Pennsylvania

In Elkins Park, there is only one physician assistant school where physician assistant faculty can find employment. The trends in Elkins Park'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

Elkins Park Vs. Pennsylvania Physician Assistant Employment

Elkins Park 1,450
Pennsylvania 4,770

Of the 4,770 physician assistant professionals employed in Pennsylvania, 1,450 work in Elkins Park. There has been a 59% growth in the number of physician assistant professionals in Elkins Park between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for physician assistant professionals in Elkins Park has increased, overall employment in Elkins Park has also increased.

Elkins Park Vs. Pennsylvania Physician Assistant employment growth

2,640 3,210 0 4,450 4,770
910 860 1,150 1,200 1,450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Elkins Park

Physician Assistant VS. All professions salaries in Elkins Park

$61,100 $69,150 $70,130 $66,920 $63,320
$43,010 $44,460 $46,450 $48,340 $49,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physician Assistant in Elkins Park
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Elkins Park

In Elkins Park, salaries for physician assistant professionals have increased. Elkins Park physician assistant professionals made $63,320 per year, on average, in 2010. Physician assistant professionals in Elkins Park made a yearly average salary of $61,100, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Elkins Park.

Salary percentiles for Physician assistant professionals in Elkins Park

10th percentile
$32,840
25th percentile
$42,800
50th percentile
$65,000
75th percentile
$82,670
90th percentile
$95,230

Physician assistant professionals in Elkins Park earn a median salary of $65,000 per year. The 10% of physician assistant professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,840 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $95,230 per year.

Average Salaries for Physician assistant professionals and related professions in Elkins Park

Dental Hygienist
$61,300
Physician Assistant
$63,320
Health Science
$71,290

On average physician assistant professionals in Elkins Park earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Elkins Park.

Educational Trends

Physician Assistant schools in Elkins Park

1

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

Physician Assistant Programs Offered In Elkins Park

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Physician Assistant Degrees In Elkins Park

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
20
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total20

In 2010 approximately 20 students graduated from physician assistant courses.

Physician Assistant Faculty Salaries in Elkins Park, Pennsylvania

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