Alternate Job Titles: Physician Assistant - Medical
How much does a Physician Assistant - Medical make? The median annual Physician Assistant - Medical salary is $100,425, as of June 28, 2017, with a range usually between $92,440-$110,717, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Physician Assistant - Medical in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Physician Assistant - Medical in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Physician Assistant - Medical in the United States is $100,425, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Physician Assistant - Medical in the United States are expected to make less than $100,425.
Source: HR Reported data as of June 28, 2017
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Physician Assistant - Medical that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Physician Assistant - Medical are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of July 2017
Assesses, plans, and provides patient care under the supervision of a physician. Examines patient, performs comprehensive physical examinations, and compiles patient medical data, including health history and results of physical examination. Orders and interprets appropriate laboratory and radiographic tests. Participates in daily patient rounds, writes progress notes, conducts patient education, writes prescriptions, and prepares discharge summaries. Requires completion of the PANCE exam administered by National Commission of the Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA). Requires a master's degree of Health Sciences for Physician Assistants or related . Typically reports to a physician. Requires Certified Physician Assistant (PA-C). Requires State license to practice. No specified years of experience. Bachelor's or advanced degree, certification and/or license in specialty required. View full job description