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Physician Assistant Salary Information in Owensboro, Kentucky

The annual and hourly salary statistics of physician assistants in Owensboro, Kentucky are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of physician assistants in Owensboro is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
25th Percentile Wage
50th Percentile Wage
75th Percentile Wage
90th Percentile Wage

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for physician assistants in Owensboro, Kentucky in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $127,730. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $103,240. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $83,210.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of physician assistants from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
7.35% 9.28%
0.30% -
-5.45% -
12.88% -
-6.91% -
- -

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

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $103,240, Owensboro is the second highest paying city for physician assistants in state of Kentucky, following the highest paying city West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary of $110,570). Compared with West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, the median annual salary of physician assistants in Owensboro is 6.6 percent (6.6%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
Louisville-Jefferson County
West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area

See also: Top paying jobs in Owensboro, Kentucky.