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The average general surgery physician assistant salary in Arizona, United States is $116,830 or an equivalent hourly rate of $56. This is 6% lower (-$7,450) than the average general surgery physician assistant salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,816. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Arizona, United States.
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An entry level general surgery physician assistant (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $97,091. On the other end, a senior level general surgery physician assistant (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $174,965.

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Job Description
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. Excludes "Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics" (29-2041), "Medical Assistants" (31-9092), "Registered Nurses" (29-1141), “Nurse Anesthetists” (29-1151), “Nurse Midwives” (29-1161), and “Nurse Practitioners” (29-1171).

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