A Medical Assistant in Torrance, California earns an average wage of $15.12 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Cardiology is associated with high pay for this job. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$17,379 - $38,000
$19K
MEDIAN: $18,745
50%

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$10.90 - $18.53
$11
$15
$19
MEDIAN: $15.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$18,746  
   
Bonus
$0.00  
Total Pay (?
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$20,846 - $39,343  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 13 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 5
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$10.90 - $18.53  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $34.42  
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00  
   
Total Pay (?
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$20,846 - $39,343  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 13 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 45

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About Torrance, California

Los Angeles County, California
148,468
Male:
73,209 (49.3%)
Female:
75,259 (50.7%)
Torrance is a city in the South Bay (southwestern) region of Los Angeles County, California, United States. Torrance has 1.5 miles (2.4 km) of beaches on the Pacific Ocean. Torrance has a moderate year-round climate with warm temperatures, sea breezes, low humidity and an average rainfall of 12.55 inches per year. Since its incorporation in 1921, Torrance has grown rapidly. Its estimated 2013 population was 147,478. This residential and light high-tech industries city has 90,000 street trees and 30 city parks. Known for its low crime rates, the city consistently ranks among the safest cities in Los Angeles County. Torrance is the birthplace of the American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO). In addition, the city of Torrance has the second-highest percentage of Japanese demographic in California (8.9%). Torrance was originally part of the Tongva Native American homeland for thousands of years. In 1784 the Spanish land grant for Rancho San Pedro, in the upper Las...
Torrance:
$79,921
California:
$64,500
$1,566
Torrance:
$713,000
California:
$449,100
3.4%

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Key Stats for Medical Assistant

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Medical Assistant Salaries


Mid-Career
0%

National Average
$31,000


Skills That Affect Medical Assistant Salaries

Cardiology
up arrow 12%

Phlebotomy
up arrow 1%

Family Practice
0%

National Average
$31,000

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
up arrow 3%

Scheduling
up arrow 4%

Procedures
up arrow 6%

Customer Service
up arrow 7%

Insurance
up arrow 8%

Medical Records
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 45%
vision benefits
Vision: 48%
dental benefits
None: 31%
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