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Physician Assistant Schools
In Carbondale, Illinois

In Carbondale, there is only one physician assistant school where physician assistant faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of physician assistant and physician assistant education in Carbondale, which includes physician assistant training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Carbondale Vs. Illinois Physician Assistant Employment

Carbondale 170
Illinois 1,980

Exactly 170 of the 1,980 physician assistant professionals employed in Illinois, work in Carbondale. As the employment for physician assistant professionals in Carbondale has increased, overall employment in Carbondale has also increased.

Carbondale Vs. Illinois Physician Assistant employment growth

2,480 2,470 2,600 2,240 1,980
No data No data 110 No data 170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Carbondale

Physician Assistant VS. All professions salaries in Carbondale

$110,570 $106,210 $93,190 No data $94,340
$31,770 $32,930 $35,290 No data $37,230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physician Assistant in Carbondale
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Carbondale

In Carbondale, salaries for physician assistant professionals have decreased. In 2010 Carbondale physician assistant professionals earned an average yearly salary of $94,340. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for physician assistant professionals in Carbondale was $110,570 per year. The decline in the salary of physician assistant professionals in Carbondale is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Physician assistant professionals in Carbondale

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Physician assistant professionals make a median salary of $81,520 per year in Carbondale. The 10% of physician assistant professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $51,950 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 133% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Physician assistant professionals and related professions in Carbondale

Dental Hygienist
Health Science
Physician Assistant

Physician assistant professional salaries in Carbondale are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Physician Assistant schools in Carbondale


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

Physician Assistant Programs Offered In Carbondale


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

Student Completed Physician Assistant Degrees In Carbondale


In 2010 approximately 23 students graduated from physician assistant courses.

Physician Assistant Faculty Salaries in Carbondale, Illinois

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