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Physician Assistants


Practice medicine under the supervision of a doctor.

Physician Assistants provide services that are often performed by a doctor. They complete physicals, provide treatment, and counsel patients. They may prescribe medication.

Wages $62.13 per hour on average  
Outlook The outlook is Excellent
Education & Training Graduate degree (any type) is needed for entry.
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