Medical Assistant in Houston, Texas Salary

A Medical Assistant in Houston, Texas earns an average wage of $14.32 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$25,782 - $40,406
$26K
$30K
$40K
MEDIAN: $30,374
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50%
90%

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$10.35 - $18.09
$10
$15
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MEDIAN: $14.75
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$0$40K
Salary $25,782 - $40,406
Bonus $100.00 - $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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$22,000 - $38,889
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 21
Hourly Data $0$26
Hourly Rate $10.35 - $18.09
Hourly Tips $0.50
Overtime $16.54 - $26.65
Annual Data $0$38K
Bonus $100.00 - $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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$22,000 - $38,889
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 248

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
4.0%

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Pay by Experience Level for Medical Assistant

Pay by Experience for a Medical Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Medical Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $28,000 based on 175 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Medical Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 98 salaries. An experienced Medical Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 71 salaries. A Medical Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $36,000 based on 16 salaries.

Medical Assistant Reviews

Q: What is it like working in Houston?

Medical Assistant in Houston:
"Job opportunity."
Pros: Choice of job opportunities is abundant. Competitive salary and benefits.
Cons: Traffic, people are disrespectful and do not abide by the law.

Medical Assistant in Houston:
"You should love uour job."
Pros: I live in Houston..great medical facilities.
Cons: Finding a job you love paying decent salary Heavy traffic with a lot of road constructions.

Key Stats for Medical Assistant

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 48 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Medical Assistant Salaries

▲17%

▲9%

▲1%

National Average
$31,000

▼12%

Skills That Affect Medical Assistant Salaries


▲3%


▲1%


National Average
$31,000


▼2%

▼2%

▼3%

▼3%

Microsoft Office
▼3%




▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 48 votes.

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 42%
vision benefits
Vision: 41%
no benefits
None: 36%
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