Henderson has a total population of 175,381 and a student population of 4,540. Of these students, 0 are enrolled in schools that offer physician assistant programs.
Of the 1 physician assistant schools in Henderson, the largest physician assisting school, by student population, is Touro University Nevada. Approximately 52 students graduated in 2010 from Touro University Nevada with credentials in physician assisting.
A reported 52 students graduated with credentials in physician assisting in Henderson in 2010.
After graduating with your credentials in physician assisting, if you decide to work as a physician assistant in Henderson, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 physician assistants in Nevada were working in the greater Henderson area. Henderson's physician assistant workforce is projected to increase by 38% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for physician assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a physician assistant in Henderson is $84,800 per year. This is the same as the state-wide average salary for physician assistants.