A Medical Assistant in Nashville, Tennessee earns an average wage of $14.32 per hour. A skill in Dermatology is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$11.35 - $17.47
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MEDIAN: $14.00
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Hourly Rate
$11.35 - $17.47  
   
Overtime
$21.15  
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$24,170 - $36,916  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 86

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About Nashville, Tennessee

Davidson County, Tennessee
626,681
Nashville is the capital of the U.S. state of Tennessee and the county seat of Davidson County. It is located on the Cumberland River in the north central part of the state. The city is a center for the music, healthcare, publishing, banking and transportation industries, and home to numerous colleges and universities. Reflecting the city's position in state government, Nashville is home to the Tennessee Supreme Court's courthouse for Middle Tennessee. It is known as a center of the country music industry, earning it the nickname "Music City U.S.A." Since 1963, Nashville has had a consolidated city-county government which includes six smaller municipalities in a two-tier system. Nashville is governed by a mayor, vice-mayor, and 40-member Metropolitan Council. Thirty-five of the members are elected from single-member districts; five are elected at-large. According to 2015 estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau, the total consolidated city-county population stood at 678,889. The "balance"...

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Pay by Experience Level for Medical Assistant

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

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Experience Affects Medical Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 13%



National Average
$30,000


Skills That Affect Medical Assistant Salaries

Dermatology
up arrow 11%

Customer Service
up arrow 3%

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
up arrow 2%

Procedures
up arrow 2%

Insurance
up arrow 2%

Phlebotomy
up arrow 1%

Triage
up arrow 1%

Patient Education
up arrow 1%

Internal Medicine
up arrow 1%

Family Practice
0%

National Average
$30,000

Scheduling
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Medical Records
up arrow 4%

Medical Coding
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 64%
dental benefits
Dental: 53%
medical benefits
Vision: 38%
dental benefits
None: 32%
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