Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) with Family Practice/Pediatrics Skills Salary

Median pay for Certified Medical Assistants with Family Practice/Pediatrics skills is around $14.67 per hour. Experience level and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Unfortunately, some people in this line of work are without benefits — roughly a fourth lack coverage. On the flip side, a majority have medical insurance and the greater part receive dental plans. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$21,532 - $51,064
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MEDIAN: $29,532
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$11.69 - $18.36
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MEDIAN: $14.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$21,532 - $51,064  
   
Bonus
$393.05  
Total Pay (?
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$24,210 - $38,614  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 16
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$11.69 - $18.36  
   
Overtime
$7.95 - $26.95  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$393.05  
   
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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$24,210 - $38,614  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 282

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Pay by Experience Level for Certified Medical Assistant (CMA)

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


Experience and pay tend to be weakly linked for Certified Medical Assistants with Family Practice/Pediatrics skills — those with more experience do not necessarily bring in higher earnings. Relatively untried employees who have fewer than five years of experience earn around $29K on average. People who have worked for five to 10 years can expect a higher median salary of $32K. For Certified Medical Assistants with Family Practice/Pediatrics skills, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $33K. In the end, more experience does seem to mean larger paychecks; seasoned Certified Medical Assistants with Family Practice/Pediatrics skills with more than 20 years of experience earn a predictably higher median salary of $37K.

Key Stats for Certified Medical Assistant (CMA)

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 44 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 19%

Experienced
up arrow 7%

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

National Average
$31,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 44 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 51%
dental benefits
None: 26%
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