These Are The 50 Most Common First Jobs For Physician Assistant Majors

#1

Healthcare Practitioner and Technical

Physician Assistant

Top locations: New York, NY; Philadelphia, PA; Dallas, TX; Atlanta, GA;

Growth: A Job security: C

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$87,000

#2

Office and Administrative

Personal Assistant

Top locations: Pittsburgh, PA; Spartanburg, SC; Chicago, IL; Danville, PA;

Growth: A Job security: C

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$35,090

#3

Healthcare Support

Medical Assistant

Top locations: Tampa, FL; Falls Church, VA; Boulder, CO; Philadelphia, PA;

Growth: A Job security: C

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$34,185

#4

Healthcare Support

Certified Nursing Assistant

Top locations: Johnston, IA; Boone, NC; Lynn, MA; Conway, AR;

Growth: A Job security: D

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$21,280

#5

Healthcare Practitioner and Technical

Emergency Medical Technician

Top locations: Denver, CO; Beckley, WV; Renton, WA; Pittsford, NY;

Growth: A Job security: B

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$33,110

#6

Healthcare Practitioner and Technical

Emergency Medicine, Physician Assistant

Top locations: Detroit, MI; Colton, CA; Bristol, PA; Conway, SC;

Growth: A Job security: C

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$96,640

#7

Healthcare Practitioner and Technical

Hospitalist Physician Assistant

Top locations: New York, NY; Chicago, IL; New London, CT; Phoenix, AZ;

Growth: A Job security: C

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$85,000

#8

Healthcare Practitioner and Technical

Registered Nurse

Top locations: Virginia Beach, VA; San Antonio, TX; Grand Rapids, MI; Las Vegas, NV;

Growth: A Job security: C

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$62,609

#9

Healthcare Practitioner and Technical

Physician Assistant Student

Top locations: New York, NY; Knoxville, TN; Newark, DE; Pittsburgh, PA;

Growth: A Job security: F

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$87,000

#10

Healthcare Practitioner and Technical

Surgical Physician Assistant

Top locations: Elmhurst, NY; Jacksonville, FL; Trenton, NJ; Albuquerque, NM;

Growth: A Job security: B

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$98,180