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Can anyone tell me hourly rates for ER locums work, particularly for an experienced PA?  I have been ER PA for 21 years, negotiating locums 1099 agreement.  Current W2 rate is $80/hr

Thx in advance for your reply 

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really varies a lot by region. you may find it is hard to beat 80/hr. there are places in the NE where you can get > 100/hr 1099, but they are not all that common in the grand scheme of things. I am in basically the same boat as you with 23 years as an EMPA.  I left a w2 job paying 80/hr with full benefits for a 1099 paying 85/hr with a much better schedule and work/life balance. 

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I've found it hard to get above $80-85 in the midwest.  I've heard of folks in CA making > $100/hr, but the cost of living more than eats that up.  Can't compete with my FT W2 job paying $85 with great benefits.

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