Provide healthcare services typically performed by a physician, under the supervision of a physician. Conduct complete physicals, provide treatment, and counsel patients. May, in some cases, prescribe medication. Must graduate from an accredited educational program for physician assistants.
|Primary Industry||Health Science|
|Indiana Average Salary||$100,350.00|
|Average Time to Fill||46 days|
|Typical Education||Master's Degree|
|Typical Experience||Over 1 year, up to and including 2 years|
|2 Year Projected Openings (2016-2018)||166|
|2 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2018)||4.01 %|
|10 Year Projected Openings (2016-2026)||1,155|
|10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2026)||40.05 %|
For more information on the new projection methodology, visit Hoosiers by the Numbers .
|Skill or Certification||Certi - fication||Certification||Hard to Fill||Expensive to Fill|
|Basic Cardiac Life Support Certification|
|Equipment / Instrument Sterilization|