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Physician Assistant Salary in Sector of Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services

The salary statistics of physician assistants in the industry sector of administrative and support and waste management and remediation services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare physician assistant salaries in different industries within the administrative and support and waste management and remediation services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Physician Assistants

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$57,550
25th Percentile Wage
$91,550
50th Percentile Wage
$111,520
75th Percentile Wage
$124,600
90th Percentile Wage
$137,910

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for physician assistants in the industry sector of administrative and support and waste management and remediation services. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) physician assistants is $137,910. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $111,520. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid physician assistants is $57,550.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of physician assistants in the industry sector of administrative and support and waste management and remediation services from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016111,5201.09%11.91%
2015110,3003.24%-
2014106,7301.74%-
2013104,8706.32%-
201298,240--

Compare Physician Assistant Salary in Different Industries within the Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services Sector

The average salaries of physician assistants in three industries in the administrative and support and waste management and remediation services sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for physician assistant occupations is the employment services industry with an annual salary $112,270. The lowest paying industry is the office administrative services industry (annual salary $103,360). For detailed physician assistant salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Employment Services
$112,270
Administrative and Support Services
$111,530
Office Administrative Services
$103,360

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].



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