Physician Assistant Schools
In Riverside, California

Physician Assistant faculty can choose to work at only one physician assistant school in Riverside. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of physician assistant and physician assistant education in Riverside, which includes physician assistant training at the following levels:

  • Physician Assistant Certificate
  • Associates degree in Physician Assistant


Statistics

Professional Trends

Riverside Vs. California Physician Assistant Employment

Riverside 840
California 9,480

Of the 9,480 physician assistant professionals employed in California, 840 work in Riverside. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of physician assistant professionals in Riverside has grown by 11%. As the employment for physician assistant professionals in Riverside has increased, overall employment in Riverside has also increased.

Riverside Vs. California Physician Assistant employment growth

5,820 6,630 0 8,020 9,480
760 520 480 780 840
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Riverside

Physician Assistant VS. All professions salaries in Riverside

$74,660 $61,370 $76,030 $82,540 $85,320
$37,950 $39,270 $40,760 $41,840 $42,930
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physician Assistant in Riverside
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Riverside

In Riverside, salaries for physician assistant professionals have increased. In 2010 Riverside physician assistant professionals earned an average yearly salary of $85,320. Physician assistant professionals in Riverside made a yearly average salary of $74,660, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Riverside.

Salary percentiles for Physician assistant professionals in Riverside

10th percentile
$68,490
25th percentile
$77,370
50th percentile
$84,690
75th percentile
$93,210
90th percentile
$107,540

Physician assistant professionals in Riverside make a median yearly salary of $84,690. The 10% of physician assistant professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $68,490 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $107,540 per year.

Average Salaries for Physician assistant professionals and related professions in Riverside

Health Science
$76,191
Dental Hygienist
$80,460
Physician Assistant
$85,320

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

Educational Trends

Physician Assistant schools in Riverside

1

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

Physician Assistant Programs Offered In Riverside

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

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

Student Completed Physician Assistant Degrees In Riverside

associate
4
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
21
Total25

In 2010 approximately 25 students graduated from physician assistant courses.

Physician Assistant Faculty Salaries in Riverside, California

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