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Physician Assistant Schools
In Beckley, West Virginia

In Beckley, there is only one physician assistant school where physician assistant faculty can find employment. The trends in Beckley'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.


Professional Trends

Beckley Vs. West Virginia Physician Assistant Employment

Beckley 220
West Virginia 800

Exactly 220 of the 800 physician assistant professionals employed in West Virginia, work in Beckley. The number of physician assistant professionals in Beckley has grown by 57% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Beckley has also increased.

Beckley Vs. West Virginia Physician Assistant employment growth

610 570 650 680 800
140 140 130 No data 220
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: West Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Beckley

Physician Assistant VS. All professions salaries in Beckley

$72,790 $68,630 $73,680 No data $122,690
$29,770 $30,540 $31,560 No data $33,710
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physician Assistant in Beckley
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Beckley

As the number of physician assistant professionals in Beckley has grown, salaries for physician assistant professionals have also increased. Beckley physician assistant professionals made $122,690 per year, on average, in 2010. Physician assistant professionals in Beckley made a yearly average salary of $72,790, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Beckley.

Salary percentiles for Physician assistant professionals in Beckley

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Physician assistant professionals in Beckley make a median yearly salary of $96,070. The 10% of physician assistant professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $54,320 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $233,010 per year.

Average Salaries for Physician assistant professionals and related professions in Beckley

Dental Hygienist
Health Science
Physician Assistant

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

Educational Trends

Physician Assistant schools in Beckley


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

Physician Assistant Programs Offered In Beckley


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

Student Completed Physician Assistant Degrees In Beckley


Approximately 32 students graduated from physician assistant courses in 2010.

Physician Assistant Faculty Salaries in Beckley, West Virginia

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