Physician Assistant Schools
In Towson, Maryland

There is only one physician assistant school in Towson for faculty to choose from. The trends in Towson's physician assistant academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes physician assistant training at the physician assistant masters degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Towson Vs. Maryland Physician Assistant Employment

Towson 1,260
Maryland 2,360

Exactly 1,260 of Maryland's 2,360 physician assistant professionals work in Towson. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of physician assistant professionals in Towson has grown by 50%. Overall employment in Towson has also increased.

Towson Vs. Maryland Physician Assistant employment growth

1,930 1,440 1,510 2,300 2,360
840 850 860 1,230 1,260
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Maryland
  • Dark Yellow: Towson

Physician Assistant VS. All professions salaries in Towson

$76,110 $79,870 $85,840 $96,620 $97,600
$43,230 $45,220 $47,030 $48,670 $49,910
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physician Assistant in Towson
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Towson

In Towson, salaries for physician assistant professionals have increased. In 2010 physician assistant professionals in Towson reportedly earned an average salary of $97,600 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, physician assistant professionals in Towson made an average salary of $76,110 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Towson.

Salary percentiles for Physician assistant professionals in Towson

10th percentile
$68,100
25th percentile
$83,050
50th percentile
$97,340
75th percentile
$116,780
90th percentile
$135,860

Physician assistant professionals in Towson make a median yearly salary of $97,340. The difference in pay between the physician assistant professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 100%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $68,100 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $135,860 per year.

Average Salaries for Physician assistant professionals and related professions in Towson

Health Science
$73,040
Dental Hygienist
$74,440
Physician Assistant
$97,600

Towson physician assistant professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Physician Assistant schools in Towson

1

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

Physician Assistant Programs Offered In Towson

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Physician Assistant Degrees In Towson

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
34
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total34

In 2010 approximately 34 students graduated from physician assistant courses.

Physician Assistant Faculty Salaries in Towson, Maryland

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