A Medical Assistant in Seattle, Washington earns an average wage of $18.18 per hour. A skill in Cardiology is associated with high pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$22,515 - $48,600
(Median)
$23K
$39K
$49K
MEDIAN: $39,063
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$14.37 - $22.54
(Median)
$14
$18
$23
MEDIAN: $18.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$22,515 - $48,600  
   
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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$29,199 - $47,878  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 17
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$14.37 - $22.54  
   
Hourly Tips
$2.50  
Overtime
$19.39 - $31.82  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
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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$29,199 - $47,878  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 123
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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
$38,000


Skills That Affect Medical Assistant Salaries

Cardiology
up arrow 17%

Internal Medicine
up arrow 9%

Obstetrics/Gynecology (OB/GYN)
up arrow 4%

Scheduling
up arrow 1%

Triage
up arrow 1%

Medical Records
up arrow 1%

National Average
$38,000

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
up arrow 1%

Customer Service
up arrow 1%

Procedures
up arrow 1%

Family Practice
up arrow 1%

Phlebotomy
up arrow 2%

Patient Education
up arrow 4%

Pediatrics
up arrow 5%

Dermatology
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
medical benefits
Vision: 71%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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