Medical Office Assistant Salary

A Medical Office Assistant earns an average wage of C$15.98 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. A skill in Medical Terminology is associated with high pay for this job.

C$24,429 - C$49,139
(Median)
C$24K
C$36K
C$49K
MEDIAN: C$35,704
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C$12.17 - C$21.25
(Median)
C$12
C$16
C$21
MEDIAN: C$15.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$17KC$34KC$51K
Salary
C$24,429 - C$49,139  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$1,483  
Commission
C$4,300  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$25,308 - C$45,428  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 220
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$11C$22C$33
Hourly Rate
C$12.17 - C$21.25  
   
Hourly Tips
C$0.14  
Overtime
C$1.75 - C$30.25  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$22KC$44KC$66K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$1,483  
   
Commission
C$4,300  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
C$25,308 - C$45,428  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,211
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Pay by Experience Level for Medical Office Assistant

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$33,823

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Medical Office Assistant Reviews

What is it like working as a Medical Office Assistant?

Medical Office Assistant in Fredericton:
"It was amazing. Love learning new things daily."
Pros: Love working with people. Love learning new things, and the paste. I like working with coworkers that have the same goals at work.
Cons: The least thing I like about any job is when front staff and the Doctors don't communicate with each other cause in the end it makes more work for everyone.

Medical Office Assistant in Woodbridge:
"I Love it"
Pros: I really like the medical part of my job, I find it very interesting etc. Medical reports, Labs, surgical reports, transcription. I also like being able to help people and make a difference. Also, because I am very organized and very good at multi-tasking, it helps me to fit right in to keep an office run smoothly.
Cons: Just that sometimes you can get really bad patient/client. But this you can get at any customer service job.

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Experience Affects Medical Office Assistant Salaries




National Average
C$34,000


Skills That Affect Medical Office Assistant Salaries

Medical Terminology
up arrow 12%


Billing
up arrow 4%

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
up arrow 2%

Office Administration
up arrow 1%

Medical Records
0%

Scheduling
0%

National Average
C$34,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 185 votes.

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 37%
dental benefits
Dental: 31%
medical benefits
Vision: 21%
dental benefits
None: 60%
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