Physician Assistant Schools
In Rochester, New York

There is only one physician assistant school in Rochester for faculty to choose from. The trends in Rochester'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 bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Rochester Vs. New York Physician Assistant Employment

Rochester 630
New York 9,220

Of the 9,220 physician assistant professionals employed in New York, 630 work in Rochester. There has been a 70% growth in the number of physician assistant professionals in Rochester between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Rochester has also increased.

Rochester Vs. New York Physician Assistant employment growth

6,590 7,400 7,890 8,570 9,220
370 440 560 640 630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Rochester

Physician Assistant VS. All professions salaries in Rochester

$71,910 $76,700 $78,850 $81,930 $83,380
$39,410 $40,660 $41,700 $42,270 $43,210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physician Assistant in Rochester
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Rochester

As the number of physician assistant professionals in Rochester has grown, salaries for physician assistant professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $83,380 per year was earned by physician assistant professionals in Rochester. The average salary for physician assistant professionals in Rochester was $71,910 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Rochester.

Salary percentiles for Physician assistant professionals in Rochester

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

Rochester physician assistant professionals earn a median yearly salary of $82,760. The 10% of physician assistant professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $63,990 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 69% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Physician assistant professionals and related professions in Rochester

Dental Hygienist
Health Science
Physician Assistant

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

Educational Trends

Physician Assistant schools in Rochester


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

Physician Assistant Programs Offered In Rochester


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

Student Completed Physician Assistant Degrees In Rochester


Approximately 21 students completed physician assistant courses in 2010.

Physician Assistant Faculty Salaries in Rochester, New York

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