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Physician Assistant Schools
In Henderson, Nevada

The city of Henderson has only one school where physician assistant faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the physician assistant academic community in Henderson, and the future trends. Academia in physician assistant includes physician assistant training at the physician assistant masters degree level.


Professional Trends

Henderson Vs. Nevada Physician Assistant Employment

Henderson 330
Nevada 440

Of the 440 physician assistant professionals employed in Nevada, 330 work in Henderson. There has been a 6% growth in the number of physician assistant professionals in Henderson between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of physician assistant professionals in Henderson has increased, overall employment in Henderson has decreased.

Henderson Vs. Nevada Physician Assistant employment growth

460 590 490 470 440
310 410 350 320 330
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Nevada
  • Dark Yellow: Henderson

Physician Assistant VS. All professions salaries in Henderson

$66,270 $90,700 $101,740 $113,460 $80,570
$35,510 $37,020 $38,720 $40,070 $40,740
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physician Assistant in Henderson
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Henderson

Salaries for physician assistant professionals in Henderson have increased. Henderson physician assistant professionals made $80,570 per year, on average, in 2010. Physician assistant professionals in Henderson made a yearly average salary of $66,270, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of physician assistant professionals in Henderson is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Physician assistant professionals in Henderson

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25th percentile
50th percentile
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90th percentile

Henderson physician assistant professionals earn a median yearly salary of $84,800. The difference in pay between the physician assistant professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 269%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $31,230 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $115,220 per year.

Average Salaries for Physician assistant professionals and related professions in Henderson

Health Science
Physician Assistant
Dental Hygienist

Henderson 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 Henderson


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

Physician Assistant Programs Offered In Henderson


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

Student Completed Physician Assistant Degrees In Henderson


Approximately 52 students completed physician assistant courses in 2010.

Physician Assistant Faculty Salaries in Henderson, Nevada

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