A Medical Assistant in Pasadena, California earns an average wage of $13.70 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Phlebotomy, Medical Records, and Procedures.

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MEDIAN: $13.70
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$10.07 - $19.87  
   
Overtime
$27.00  
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$20,940 - $41,329  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 22

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About Pasadena, California

Los Angeles County, California
142,246
Male:
67,712 (47.6%)
Female:
74,534 (52.4%)
Pasadena /ˌpæsəˈdiːnə/ is a city in Los Angeles County, California, United States. As of 2013, the estimated population of Pasadena was 139,731, making it the 183rd-largest city in the United States. Pasadena is the ninth-largest city in Los Angeles County. Pasadena was incorporated on June 19, 1886, becoming only the second city to be incorporated in what is now Los Angeles County, after Los Angeles (April 4, 1850). It is one of the primary cultural centers of the San Gabriel Valley. The city is known for hosting the annual Rose Bowl football game and Tournament of Roses parade. In addition, Pasadena is also home to many scientific and cultural institutions, including the California Institute of Technology (Caltech), the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena City College, Fuller Theological Seminary, Art Center College of Design, the Pasadena Playhouse, the Norton Simon Museum and the USC Pacific Asia Museum. Indigenous culture and colonization The original inhabitants of...
Pasadena:
$77,312
California:
$64,500
$1,484
Pasadena:
$693,300
California:
$449,100
4.0%

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Key Stats for Medical Assistant

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Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
5%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Medical Assistant Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 30%

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
$29,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 3%

Skills That Affect Medical Assistant Salaries

Phlebotomy
up arrow 18%

Medical Records
up arrow 11%

Procedures
up arrow 10%

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
up arrow 9%

Scheduling
up arrow 8%

National Average
$29,000

Customer Service
up arrow 1%

Obstetrics/Gynecology (OB/GYN)
up arrow 5%

Insurance
up arrow 8%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 40%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 20%
dental benefits
None: 60%
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