Physician Assistant Schools
In Los Angeles, California

There are 2 physician assistant schools in Los Angeles for faculty to choose from. The trends in Los Angeles' physician assistant academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes physician assistant training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Los Angeles Vs. California Physician Assistant Employment

Los Angeles 2,530
California 9,480

Exactly 2,530 of California's 9,480 physician assistant professionals work in Los Angeles. The number of physician assistant professionals in Los Angeles has grown by 113% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of physician assistant professionals in Los Angeles has increased, overall employment in Los Angeles has also increased.

Los Angeles Vs. California Physician Assistant employment growth

5,820 6,630 0 8,020 9,480
1,190 1,240 1,440 1,880 2,530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Los Angeles

Physician Assistant VS. All professions salaries in Los Angeles

$87,250 $82,340 $84,590 $87,880 $91,540
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physician Assistant in Los Angeles
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Los Angeles

In Los Angeles, salaries for physician assistant professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $91,540 per year was earned by physician assistant professionals in Los Angeles. The average salary for physician assistant professionals in Los Angeles was $87,250 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of physician assistant professionals in Los Angeles is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Physician assistant professionals in Los Angeles

10th percentile
$58,050
25th percentile
$74,160
50th percentile
$90,190
75th percentile
$112,660
90th percentile
$133,920

Physician assistant professionals in Los Angeles make a median yearly salary of $90,190. The difference in pay between the physician assistant professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 131%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $58,050 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $133,920 per year.

Average Salaries for Physician assistant professionals and related professions in Los Angeles

Health Science
$76,488
Dental Hygienist
$85,660
Physician Assistant
$91,540

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

Educational Trends

Physician Assistant schools in Los Angeles

2

Many of Los Angeles' physician assistant professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited physician assistant schools in the city.

Physician Assistant Programs Offered In Los Angeles

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

Los Angeles' physician assistant schools offer 2 physician assistant degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Physician Assistant Degrees In Los Angeles

associate
0
bachelor
23
master
43
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total66

In 2010 approximately 66 students graduated from physician assistant courses.

Physician Assistant Faculty Salaries in Los Angeles, California

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