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Physician Assistant Salary Information in Evansville, Kentucky

The annual and hourly salary statistics of physician assistants in Evansville, Kentucky are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of physician assistants in Evansville is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Physician Assistants in Evansville, Kentucky

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$83,960
25th Percentile Wage
$89,430
50th Percentile Wage
$97,960
75th Percentile Wage
$123,850
90th Percentile Wage
$171,790

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for physician assistants in Evansville, Kentucky in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $171,790. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $97,960. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $83,960.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40.36
25th Percentile Wage
$43.00
50th Percentile Wage
$47.10
75th Percentile Wage
$59.54
90th Percentile Wage
$82.59

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for physician assistants in Evansville, Kentucky. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $82.59. The median hourly salary is $47.10. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $40.36.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of physician assistants from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201697,960-4.04%10.03%
2015101,9205.34%-
201496,4802.11%-
201394,4406.68%-
201288,130--

Table 3. Compare Physician Assistant Salary in Evansville with Other Kentucky Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $97,960 in Evansville is in the middle of salary range for physician assistants in state of Kentucky. In comparison, the annual salary of physician assistants in Evansville is 18.0 percent (18.0%) lower than that in the highest paying West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area and 5.8 percent (5.8%) higher than that in the lowest paying West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$119,510
South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$105,190
Evansville
$97,960
Louisville-Jefferson County
$96,260
Owensboro
$95,650
Lexington-Fayette
$92,320
West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$92,230

See also: Top paying jobs in Evansville, Kentucky.