A Medical Assistant in New Orleans, Louisiana earns an average wage of $12.94 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$25,490 - $33,100
$29K
MEDIAN: $29,360
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$10.86 - $15.18
$11
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$15
MEDIAN: $12.94
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$0$12K$24K$36K
Salary
$29,360  
   
Bonus
$0.00  
Total Pay (?
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$22,714 - $31,857  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$10.86 - $15.18  
   
Overtime
$23.25  
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$0.00  
   
Total Pay (?
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$22,714 - $31,857  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 38

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About New Orleans, Louisiana

Orleans Parish, Louisiana
389,617
Male:
185,736 (47.7%)
Female:
203,881 (52.3%)
New Orleans (/njuː ˈɔːrlᵻnz, -ˈɔːrli.ənz, -ɔːrˈliːnz/, or /ˈnɔːrlᵻnz/; French: La Nouvelle-Orléans [la nuvɛlɔʁleɑ̃]) is a major United States port and the largest city and metropolitan area in the state of Louisiana. The population of the city was 343,829 as of the 2010 U.S. Census. The New Orleans metropolitan area (New Orleans–Metairie–Kenner Metropolitan Statistical Area) had a population of 1,167,764 in 2010 and was the 46th largest in the United States. The New Orleans–Metairie–Bogalusa Combined Statistical Area, a larger trading area, had a 2010 population of 1,452,502. The city is named after the Duke of Orleans, who reigned as Regent for Louis XV from 1715 to 1723, as it was established by French colonists and strongly influenced by their European culture. It is well known for its distinct French and Spanish Creole architecture, as well as its cross-cultural and multilingual heritage. New Orleans is also famous for its cuisine, music (particularly as...
New Orleans:
$39,077
Louisiana:
$45,727
$947
New Orleans:
$216,800
Louisiana:
$155,600
5.4%

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Key Stats for Medical Assistant

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
039
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
7%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Medical Assistant Salaries


Mid-Career
0%

National Average
$27,000


Skills That Affect Medical Assistant Salaries

Pediatrics
up arrow 7%

Billing
up arrow 7%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%

Phlebotomy
up arrow 2%

Procedures
up arrow 2%

Obstetrics/Gynecology (OB/GYN)
up arrow 2%

Customer Service
up arrow 1%

Family Practice
up arrow 1%

National Average
$27,000


Triage
up arrow 2%

Scheduling
up arrow 2%

Medical Records
up arrow 2%

Patient Education
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 54%
dental benefits
Dental: 54%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 25%
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