Physician Assistant Schools
In Newark, New Jersey

Physician Assistant faculty can choose to work at only one physician assistant school in Newark. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in physician assistant in the city of Newark, which encompasses physician assistant training at the physician assistant masters degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Newark Vs. New Jersey Physician Assistant Employment

Newark 400
New Jersey 1,300

Exactly 400 of the 1,300 physician assistant professionals employed in New Jersey, work in Newark. There has been a 29% growth in the number of physician assistant professionals in Newark between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of physician assistant professionals in Newark has increased, overall employment in Newark has also increased.

Newark Vs. New Jersey Physician Assistant employment growth

950 800 980 1,010 1,300
310 360 340 380 400
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Jersey
  • Dark Yellow: Newark

Physician Assistant VS. All professions salaries in Newark

$89,150 $91,230 $89,500 $92,110 $92,580
$47,640 $49,050 $50,680 $52,760 $53,550
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physician Assistant in Newark
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Newark

Salaries for physician assistant professionals in Newark have increased. In 2010 physician assistant professionals in Newark reportedly earned an average salary of $92,580 per year. Physician assistant professionals in Newark made a yearly average salary of $89,150, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of physician assistant professionals in Newark is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Physician assistant professionals in Newark

10th percentile
$71,400
25th percentile
$79,660
50th percentile
$90,930
75th percentile
$108,080
90th percentile
$119,950

Physician assistant professionals in Newark make a median yearly salary of $90,930. The difference in pay between the physician assistant professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 68%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $71,400 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $119,950 per year.

Average Salaries for Physician assistant professionals and related professions in Newark

Health Science
$77,874
Dental Hygienist
$80,590
Physician Assistant
$92,580

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

Educational Trends

Physician Assistant schools in Newark

1

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

Physician Assistant Programs Offered In Newark

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Physician Assistant Degrees In Newark

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
39
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total39

In 2010 approximately 39 students completed physician assistant courses.

Physician Assistant Faculty Salaries in Newark, New Jersey

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