Physician Assistant Schools
In Lexington, Kentucky

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Lexington Vs. Kentucky Physician Assistant Employment

Lexington 200
Kentucky 740

Exactly 200 of the 740 physician assistant professionals employed in Kentucky, work in Lexington. Between 2006 and 2010, in Lexington, there has been a 122% growth in the number of physician assistant professionals. As the number of physician assistant professionals in Lexington has increased, overall employment in Lexington has also increased.

Lexington Vs. Kentucky Physician Assistant employment growth

500 460 630 650 740
90 90 160 170 200
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Lexington

Physician Assistant VS. All professions salaries in Lexington

$64,670 $68,800 $72,150 $73,730 $76,310
$36,110 $37,350 $38,510 $39,410 $39,350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physician Assistant in Lexington
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lexington

As the number of physician assistant professionals in Lexington has grown, salaries for physician assistant professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $76,310 per year was earned by physician assistant professionals in Lexington. Four years earlier in 2006, physician assistant professionals in Lexington made an average salary of $64,670 per year. The growth in the salary of physician assistant professionals in Lexington is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Physician assistant professionals in Lexington

10th percentile
$57,560
25th percentile
$63,720
50th percentile
$73,840
75th percentile
$86,170
90th percentile
$100,740

Physician assistant professionals make a median salary of $73,840 per year in Lexington. The difference in pay between the physician assistant professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 75%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $57,560 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $100,740 per year.

Average Salaries for Physician assistant professionals and related professions in Lexington

Dental Hygienist
$55,130
Health Science
$71,076
Physician Assistant
$76,310

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

Educational Trends

Physician Assistant schools in Lexington

1

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

Physician Assistant Programs Offered In Lexington

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Physician Assistant Degrees In Lexington

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
54
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total54

In 2010 approximately 54 students graduated from physician assistant courses.

Physician Assistant Faculty Salaries in Lexington, Kentucky

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