A Mid-Career Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) earns an average wage of $14.84 per hour.

$20,100 - $44,544
(Median)
$20K
$29K
$45K
MEDIAN: $29,449
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$11.86 - $18.07
(Median)
$12
$15
$18
MEDIAN: $14.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$15K$30K$45K
Salary
$20,100 - $44,544  
   
Bonus
$99.16 - $1,200  
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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$24,541 - $38,375  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 47
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$11.86 - $18.07  
   
Overtime
$14.77 - $26.47  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$99.16 - $1,200  
   
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).
)
$24,541 - $38,375  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 728
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $31,004

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Skills That Affect Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) Salaries

Microsoft Office
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Pediatrics
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Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
up arrow 2%

Patient Education
up arrow 2%

Customer Service
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Internal Medicine
up arrow 2%

Medical Records
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Family Practice/Pediatrics
up arrow 2%

Obstetrics/Gynecology (OB/GYN)
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Cardiology
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Phlebotomy
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Family Practice
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Scheduling
0%

Triage
0%

Office Administration
0%

National Average
$31,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 100 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
medical benefits
Vision: 49%
dental benefits
None: 26%
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