Medical Assistant in Atlanta, Georgia Salary

The average pay for a Medical Assistant in Atlanta, Georgia is $14.79 per hour. A skill in Dermatology is associated with high pay for this job. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$20,361 - $46,641
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$32K
$47K
MEDIAN: $31,862
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$11.36 - $18.20
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MEDIAN: $14.79
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$20,361 - $46,641  
   
Bonus
$774  
Total Pay (?
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$22,890 - $39,361  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 25
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Hourly Rate
$11.36 - $18.20  
   
Overtime
$7.00 - $28.29  
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$774  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$22,890 - $39,361  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 184
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About Atlanta, Georgia

Fulton County, Georgia
463,875
Male:
223,960 (48.3%)
Female:
239,915 (51.7%)
Atlanta is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia, with an estimated 2015 population of 463,878. Atlanta is the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5,522,942 people and the ninth largest metropolitan area in the United States. Atlanta is the county seat of Fulton County, and a small portion of the city extends eastward into DeKalb County. Atlanta was established in 1837 at the intersection of two railroad lines, and the city rose from the ashes of the American Civil War to become a national center of commerce. In the decades following the Civil Rights Movement, during which the city earned a reputation as "too busy to hate" for the relatively progressive views of some of its citizens and leaders compared to other cities in the Deep South Atlanta attained international prominence. Atlanta is the primary transportation hub of...
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$50,210
Georgia:
$51,244
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Georgia:
$159,300
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Pay by Experience Level for Medical Assistant

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

Key Stats for Medical Assistant

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Medical Assistant Salaries

▲17%

▲8%

▲3%

National Average
$31,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Medical Assistant Salaries

▲12%

▲3%

▲2%



National Average
$31,000

▼2%



▼3%


Pediatrics
▼3%



▼6%

Insurance
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 62%
dental benefits
Dental: 52%
vision benefits
Vision: 39%
dental benefits
None: 37%
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