Physicians Assistant State Salary

The United States has a wide range of average salaries for Physicians Assistants.  Each state is unique.  The range is as low as $24.00 in Mississippi to a high of $53.17 in Rhode Island. A number of factors contribute to the average hourly pay of a Physicians Assistant.

Some typical factors include: 

Supply and demand 
Union representation (States that have higher union activity earn an average of 20% more in pay and benefits for all employees)

Cost of living 
Healthcare reimbursement rates 

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STATE TOTAL ENROLLMENT HOURLY ANNUAL
Alabama 400 42.63 88,680
Alaska 320 49.53 103,020
Arizona 1,810 49.81 103,610
Arkansas 180 38.15 79,350
California 8,230 47.52 98,830
Colorado 2,020 43.25 89,960
Connecticut 1,640 49.92 103,840
Delaware 420 50.09 104,180
District of Columbia 460 41.11 85,510
Florida 4,640 46.48 96,670
Georgia 2,480 45.03 93,660
Hawaii 120 44.25 92,050
Idaho 670 43.80 91,110
Illinois 2,470 38.97 81,050
Indiana 940 44.64 92,840
Iowa 920 43.31 90,090
Kansas 940 45.23 94,070
Kentucky 810 45.27 94,160
Louisiana 660 37.70 78,420
Maine 990 49.75 103,490
Maryland 2,460 41.66 86,650
Massachusetts 2,800 42.94 89,310
Michigan 3,560 45.14 93,890
Minnesota 1,850 48.06 99,960
Mississippi 180 24.00 49,930
Missouri 1,260 41.47 86,260


STATE TOTAL EMPLOYED HOURLY ANNUAL
Montana 430 44.24 92,010
Nebraska 810 43.21 89,870
Nevada 1,040 51.19 106,470
New Hampshire 530 51.13 106,350
New Jersey 1,350 51.12 106,330
New Mexico 580 44.62 92,810
New York 9,780 46.95 97,660
North Carolina 3,890 44.38 92,310
North Dakota 310 44.35 92,240
Ohio 2,040 45.79 95,250
Oklahoma 1,460 44.89 93,380
Oregon 1,110 50.21 104,440
Pennsylvania 5,010 39.44 82,030
Rhode Island 220 53.17 110,600
South Carolina 850 38.70 80,490
South Dakota 520 43.49 90,450
Tennessee 1,310 43.70 90,900
Texas 5,410 49.17 102,260
Utah 1,020 40.76 84,780
Vermont 330 46.07 95,830
Virginia 1,950 41.82 86,980
Washington 1,990 51.05 106,190
West Virginia 980 39.24 81,610
Wisconsin 1,710 44.99 93,580
Wyoming 230 46.17 96,030