Physician Assistant Schools
In South Orange, New Jersey

There is only one physician assistant school in South Orange for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the physician assistant academic community in South Orange, and the future trends. Academia in physician assistant includes physician assistant training at the physician assistant masters degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

South Orange Vs. New Jersey Physician Assistant Employment

South Orange 400
New Jersey 1,300

Exactly 400 of the 1,300 physician assistant professionals employed in New Jersey, work in South Orange. Between 2006 and 2010, in South Orange, there has been a 29% growth in the number of physician assistant professionals. As the number of physician assistant professionals in South Orange has increased, overall employment in South Orange has also increased.

South Orange 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: South Orange

Physician Assistant VS. All professions salaries in South Orange

$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 South Orange
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in South Orange

As the number of physician assistant professionals in South Orange has grown, salaries for physician assistant professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $92,580 per year was earned by physician assistant professionals in South Orange. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for physician assistant professionals in South Orange was $89,150 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in South Orange.

Salary percentiles for Physician assistant professionals in South Orange

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

Physician assistant professionals make a median salary of $90,930 per year in South Orange. The 10% of physician assistant professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $71,400 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 68% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Physician assistant professionals and related professions in South Orange

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

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

Educational Trends

Physician Assistant schools in South Orange

1

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

Physician Assistant Programs Offered In South Orange

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Physician Assistant Degrees In South Orange

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
21
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total21

In 2010 approximately 21 students graduated from physician assistant courses.

Physician Assistant Faculty Salaries in South Orange, New Jersey

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