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Physician Assistant Salary
in Seattle, Washington

$125,162 (USD)

Average Salary


Average Hourly


Average Bonus

Last updated: June 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Physician Assistant is $125,162 a year and $60 an hour in Seattle, Washington, United States. The average salary range for a Physician Assistant is between $87,475 and $155,469. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Physician Assistant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Seattle, Washington.

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Job Summary

  • Treats and provides health care services to patients under direction and responsibility of physician.
  • Evaluates patient, performs comprehensive physical examination, and gathers patient medical data, including health history and results of physical examination.
  • Administers or orders diagnostic tests, such as x-ray, electrocardiogram, and laboratory tests, and interprets test results for deviations from normal.
  • Performs therapeutic procedures, such as injections, immunizations, suturing and wound care, and managing infection.
Physician Assistant Job Prevalence in Seattle, Washington, United States

Job family: Physician Assistants

Job family population: 109,220

Estimated population of Physician Assistant jobs: 97,883

Rate of error: 1.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Seattle, Washington

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Description: Seattle ( (listen) see-AT-əl) is a seaport city on the West Coast of the United States. It is the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 744,955 residents as of 2018, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. According to U.S. Census data released in 2018, the Seattle metropolitan area's population stands at 3.94 million, and ranks as the 15th largest in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. In July 2016, Seattle...

Physician Assistant Job Listings for Seattle, Washington

Physician Assistant
Jun 14
Seattle, WA, USA
Paragon Dermatology is looking for a Physician Assistant for a single physician dermatology practice in Sequim Washington. Someone that can contribute to the Dermatologist's effectiveness by ...
Physician Assistant
Jun 13
Tacoma, USA
CHI Franciscan
The Franciscan Vascular Associates team is looking for an additional licensed Physician Assistant to join our busy practice based in Tacoma, Washington. We are looking for a well-rounded, mature ...
Physician Assistant Orthopedics
May 4
Seattle, WA, USA
The Lyle Group, LLC
Our client in Seattle, Washington is seeking a full time physician assistant to join their thriving orthopedic practice! Candidates must have previous experience in orthopedics or another surgical ...
Physician Assistant - Critical Care
Jun 12
Tacoma, USA
CHI Franciscan
Certified Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner with two years or more experience in inpatient care, preferably in a Critical Care or Emergency Medicine setting. Experience with ventilator ...
Physician Assistant
May 27
Seattle, WA, USA
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
This team of clinicians works closely with the attending physicians and prinicipal investigators to determine a patient's clinical eligibility for these therapies. Complex tasks performed by the ...
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