A Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) with Orthopedics skills earns an average wage of $15.09 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$10.94 - $19.66
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MEDIAN: $15.09
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
$10.94 - $19.66  
   
Overtime
$16.34 - $28.19  
National Annualized Data (?
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Bonus
$800  
   
Total Pay (?
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$22,669 - $41,406  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 88

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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.

Key Stats for Certified Medical Assistant (CMA)

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
036
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
11%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 24%

Late-Career
up arrow 16%

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
$32,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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