Physician Assistant Schools
In Forest Grove, Oregon

In Forest Grove, there is only one physician assistant school where physician assistant faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in physician assistant in the city of Forest Grove, which encompasses physician assistant training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Physician Assistant
  • Masters degree in Physician Assistant


Statistics

Professional Trends

Forest Grove Vs. Oregon Physician Assistant Employment

Forest Grove 440
Oregon 770

Of the 770 physician assistant professionals employed in Oregon, 440 work in Forest Grove. Between 2006 and 2010, in Forest Grove, there has been a 7% growth in the number of physician assistant professionals. As the employment for physician assistant professionals in Forest Grove has increased, overall employment in Forest Grove has also increased.

Forest Grove Vs. Oregon Physician Assistant employment growth

560 600 640 710 770
410 500 450 480 440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Oregon
  • Dark Yellow: Forest Grove

Physician Assistant VS. All professions salaries in Forest Grove

$79,170 $90,170 $96,590 $98,250 $104,330
$41,750 $43,370 $45,060 $46,080 $46,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physician Assistant in Forest Grove
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Forest Grove

In Forest Grove, salaries for physician assistant professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $104,330 per year was earned by physician assistant professionals in Forest Grove. Four years earlier in 2006, physician assistant professionals in Forest Grove made an average salary of $79,170 per year. The growth in the salary of physician assistant professionals in Forest Grove is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Physician assistant professionals in Forest Grove

10th percentile
$69,750
25th percentile
$85,250
50th percentile
$102,020
75th percentile
$120,930
90th percentile
$151,140

Physician assistant professionals make a median salary of $102,020 per year in Forest Grove. The 10% of physician assistant professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $69,750 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 117% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Physician assistant professionals and related professions in Forest Grove

Health Science
$72,881
Dental Hygienist
$78,570
Physician Assistant
$104,330

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

Educational Trends

Physician Assistant schools in Forest Grove

1

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

Physician Assistant Programs Offered In Forest Grove

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in physician assistant offered by Forest Grove's physician assistant schools.

Student Completed Physician Assistant Degrees In Forest Grove

associate
0
bachelor
3
master
43
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total46

In 2010 approximately 46 students graduated from physician assistant courses.

Physician Assistant Faculty Salaries in Forest Grove, Oregon

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