Medical Assistant Salary in Los Angeles

The average pay for a Medical Assistant in Los Angeles, California is $13.02 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.

$22,112 - $47,623
(Median)
$22K
$35K
$48K
MEDIAN: $34,597
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50%
90%

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$9.40 - $18.64
(Median)
$9
$13
$19
MEDIAN: $13.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$22,112 - $47,623  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $919  
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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$19,961 - $41,440  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 22
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$9.40 - $18.64  
   
Overtime
$9.86 - $26.65  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $919  
   
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).
)
$19,961 - $41,440  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 201
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Pay by Experience Level for Medical Assistant in Los Angeles, California

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Experience Affects Medical Assistant in Los Angeles, California Salaries


Late-Career
up arrow 14%


National Average
$28,000


Skills That Affect Medical Assistant in Los Angeles, California Salaries

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
up arrow 3%

Procedures
up arrow 3%

Internal Medicine
up arrow 3%

Obstetrics/Gynecology (OB/GYN)
up arrow 1%

Phlebotomy
0%

Triage
0%

National Average
$28,000

Patient Education
up arrow 1%

Family Practice
up arrow 2%

Scheduling
up arrow 3%

Insurance
up arrow 3%



Microsoft Office
up arrow 8%

Pediatrics
up arrow 8%

Billing
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 70% dental benefits Dental: 47%
vision benefits Vision: 39% employee benefits None: 28%
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