Medical Assistant Salary in Houston, Texas (United States)

A Medical Assistant in Houston, Texas earns an average wage of $13.32 per hour. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for employees with more than 20 years' experience. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Internal Medicine and Procedures.
Medical Assistant in Houston, Texas Total Pay (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$19,315 - $39,768
(Median)
19K
23K
27K
34K
40K
MEDIAN: $27,463
10%
25%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px
Medical Assistant in Houston, Texas Total Pay (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$9.83 - $17.08
(Median)
9
11
13
15
17
MEDIAN: $13.00
10%
25%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data

 (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$19,315 - $39,768  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,471  
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).
)
$20,462 - $36,834  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 450
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$9.83 - $17.08  
   
Overtime
$-0.49 - $25.37  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,471  
   
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).
)
$20,462 - $36,834  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 450
Is Medical Assistant your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
Location:
United States (change)
Years in Field/Career:

Medical Assistant Job Listings

Search for more jobs:
job title / company
location

Pay by Experience Level for Medical Assistant in Houston, Texas

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Experience Affects Medical Assistant in Houston, Texas Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 12%
National Average
$28,000

Skills That Affect Medical Assistant in Houston, Texas Salaries

Internal Medicine
up arrow 13%
up arrow 5%
Phlebotomy
up arrow 4%
Medical Records
up arrow 2%
Obstetrics/Gynecology (OB/GYN)
up arrow 2%
Insurance
up arrow 1%
Pediatrics
up arrow 1%
Billing
up arrow 1%
Family Practice
0%
National Average
$28,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied Image
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5 based on 60 votes.

Gender

Female
96%
female alumni
 
Male
4%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 62% dental benefits Dental: 40%
vision benefits Vision: 29% employee benefits None: 35%
Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid
Job Title:
Years in Field/Career:
Location:
United States (change)
- OR -