Medical Assistant in Los Angeles Salary

The average pay for a Medical Assistant in Los Angeles, California is $13.21 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$22,348 - $47,371
(Median)
$22K
$35K
$47K
MEDIAN: $34,597
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$9.78 - $18.95
(Median)
$9
$13
$19
MEDIAN: $13.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$22,348 - $47,371  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $964  
Profit Sharing
$1,500  
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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$20,521 - $41,761  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 24
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$9.78 - $18.95  
   
Hourly Tips
$1.88  
Overtime
$10.30 - $29.09  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $964  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,500  
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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$20,521 - $41,761  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 225
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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
$28,000


Skills That Affect Medical Assistant Salaries

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
up arrow 2%

Procedures
up arrow 2%

Internal Medicine
up arrow 2%

Triage
up arrow 1%

National Average
$28,000

Phlebotomy
up arrow 1%

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

Family Practice
up arrow 3%

Patient Education
up arrow 3%

Scheduling
up arrow 4%

Insurance
up arrow 4%



Microsoft Office
up arrow 7%

Pediatrics
up arrow 9%

Billing
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 32 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
13 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 48%
medical benefits
Vision: 41%
dental benefits
None: 28%
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