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Physician Assistant Schools
In Bridgeport, Connecticut

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

Bridgeport Vs. Connecticut Physician Assistant Employment

Bridgeport 360
Connecticut 1,610

Exactly 360 of the 1,610 physician assistant professionals employed in Connecticut, work in Bridgeport. Between 2006 and 2010, in Bridgeport, there has been a 0% decline in the number of physician assistant professionals. As the employment for physician assistant professionals in Bridgeport has decreased, overall employment in Bridgeport has also decreased.

Bridgeport Vs. Connecticut Physician Assistant employment growth

1,250 1,220 1,290 1,530 1,610
360 240 260 310 360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Connecticut
  • Dark Yellow: Bridgeport

Physician Assistant VS. All professions salaries in Bridgeport

$68,930 $90,080 $97,120 $96,500 $94,170
$50,920 $53,050 $55,160 $57,340 $58,310
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physician Assistant in Bridgeport
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Bridgeport

In Bridgeport, salaries for physician assistant professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $94,170 per year was earned by physician assistant professionals in Bridgeport. Physician assistant professionals in Bridgeport made a yearly average salary of $68,930, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Bridgeport.

Salary percentiles for Physician assistant professionals in Bridgeport

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Physician assistant professionals in Bridgeport earn a median salary of $89,200 per year. The 10% of physician assistant professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $63,580 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 100% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Physician assistant professionals and related professions in Bridgeport

Health Science
Dental Hygienist
Physician Assistant

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

Educational Trends

Physician Assistant schools in Bridgeport


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

Physician Assistant Programs Offered In Bridgeport

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

Student Completed Physician Assistant Degrees In Bridgeport

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Physician Assistant Faculty Salaries in Bridgeport, Connecticut

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