Medical Assistant in Kansas City, Missouri Salary

The average rate for a Medical Assistant in Kansas City, Missouri is $13.77 per hour.

$10.76 - $16.79
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MEDIAN: $13.77
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Hourly Rate
$10.76 - $16.79  
   
Overtime
$23.39  
Local Annualized Data (?
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Total Pay (?
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$22,450 - $35,418  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 40

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About Kansas City, Missouri

Jackson County, Missouri
475,361
Male:
228,430 (48.1%)
Female:
246,931 (51.9%)
Kansas City is the largest city in the U.S. state of Missouri and the sixth largest city in the Midwest. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the city had an estimated population of 475,378 in 2015, making it the 36th largest city by population in the United States. It is the anchor city of the Kansas City metropolitan area, which straddles the Kansas–Missouri border. Kansas City was founded in the 1830s as a Missouri River port at its confluence with the Kansas River coming in from the west. On June 1, 1850 the town of Kansas was incorporated; shortly after came the establishment of the Kansas Territory. Confusion between the two ensued and the name Kansas City was assigned to distinguish them soon thereafter. Sitting on Missouri's western border, with Downtown near the confluence of the Kansas and Missouri rivers, the modern city encompasses some 319.03 square miles (826.3 km2), making it...
Kansas City:
$50,259
Missouri:
$50,238
$833
Kansas City:
$138,400
Missouri:
$147,800
3.5%

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Pay by Experience Level for Medical Assistant

Pay by Experience for a Medical Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Medical Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $27,000 based on 24 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Medical Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $29,000 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Medical Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $32,000 based on 10 salaries. A Medical Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 5 salaries.

Key Stats for Medical Assistant

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Medical Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
▲18%

▲11%

▼0%

National Average
$29,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Medical Assistant Salaries

Family Practice
▲8%

▲6%


Scheduling
▲3%

Medical Records
▲3%



National Average
$29,000

Phlebotomy
▼2%

Internal Medicine
▼2%

▼3%

Microsoft Office
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
no benefits
None: 25%