Physician Assistant - Orthopedics Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Physician Assistant - Orthopedics make in District of Columbia? The average Physician Assistant - Orthopedics salary in District of Columbia is $129,799 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $123,224 and $136,595. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

25% $123,224 10% $117,237 90% $142,782 75% $136,595 $129,799 50%(Median)
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Physician Assistant - Orthopedics assesses, plans, and provides patient care under the supervision of a physician. Examines patient, performs comprehensive physical examinations, and compiles patient medical data, including health history and results of physical examination. Being a Physician Assistant - Orthopedics orders and interprets appropriate laboratory and radiographic tests. Participates in daily patient rounds, writes progress notes, conducts patient education, counsels on preventative care, assists in surgery, writes prescriptions, and prepares discharge summaries. Additionally, Physician Assistant - Orthopedics requires a master's degree in Health Sciences for Physician Assistants or related. Requires completion of the PANCE exam administered by National Commission of the Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA). Requires Certified Physician Assistant (PA-C). Typically reports to a Physician. Physician Assistant - Orthopedics's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2020

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $129,146 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $129,146 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $129,146 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $129,146 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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