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Physician Assistant Schools
In Norfolk, Virginia

There is only one physician assistant school in Norfolk for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the physician assistant academic community in Norfolk, and the future trends. Academia in physician assistant includes physician assistant training at the physician assistant masters degree level.


Professional Trends

Norfolk Vs. Virginia Physician Assistant Employment

Norfolk 340
Virginia 1,800

Of the 1,800 physician assistant professionals employed in Virginia, 340 work in Norfolk. There has been a 6% growth in the number of physician assistant professionals in Norfolk between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for physician assistant professionals in Norfolk has increased, overall employment in Norfolk has also increased.

Norfolk Vs. Virginia Physician Assistant employment growth

1,240 1,240 1,400 1,420 1,800
320 330 380 310 340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Norfolk

Physician Assistant VS. All professions salaries in Norfolk

$62,860 $64,200 $64,710 $74,450 $77,040
$36,520 $37,550 $38,790 $40,100 $41,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physician Assistant in Norfolk
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Norfolk

In Norfolk, salaries for physician assistant professionals have increased. Norfolk physician assistant professionals made $77,040 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for physician assistant professionals in Norfolk was $62,860 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of physician assistant professionals in Norfolk is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Physician assistant professionals in Norfolk

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25th percentile
50th percentile
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90th percentile

Norfolk physician assistant professionals earn a median yearly salary of $70,700. The 10% of physician assistant professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $50,230 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $115,680 per year.

Average Salaries for Physician assistant professionals and related professions in Norfolk

Health Science
Dental Hygienist
Physician Assistant

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

Educational Trends

Physician Assistant schools in Norfolk


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

Physician Assistant Programs Offered In Norfolk


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

Student Completed Physician Assistant Degrees In Norfolk


Approximately 47 students graduated from physician assistant courses in 2010.

Physician Assistant Faculty Salaries in Norfolk, Virginia

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