Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) in Chicago, Illinois Salary

The average wage for a Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) in Chicago, Illinois is $15.27 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

$12.36 - $24.92
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MEDIAN: $15.27
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$12.36 - $24.92  
   
Overtime
$23.25  
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Total Pay (?
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$25,715 - $51,826  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 15
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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

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Key Stats for Certified Medical Assistant (CMA)

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
27%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) Salaries

National Average
$32,000

Mid-Career
▼1%

Entry-Level
▼2%

Skills That Affect Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) Salaries

Patient Education
▼0%

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
▼0%

National Average
$32,000

Phlebotomy
▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 38%
dental benefits
Dental: 38%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 38%
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