Medical Assistant in Houston, Texas Salary

A Medical Assistant in Houston, Texas earns an average wage of $13.84 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$19,069 - $40,784
(Median)
$19K
$29K
$41K
MEDIAN: $28,978
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$10.00 - $17.58
(Median)
$10
$14
$18
MEDIAN: $13.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$19,069 - $40,784  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,932  
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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$20,833 - $37,661  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 52
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$10.00 - $17.58  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.50  
Overtime
$2.06 - $27.35  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,932  
   
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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$20,833 - $37,661  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 506
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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




National Average
$29,000


Skills That Affect Medical Assistant Salaries


Patient Education
up arrow 4%

Internal Medicine
up arrow 4%

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
up arrow 3%

Triage
up arrow 3%

Customer Service
up arrow 2%

Scheduling
up arrow 1%

Phlebotomy
up arrow 1%

Pediatrics
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
0%

Billing
0%

National Average
$29,000

Family Practice
up arrow 1%

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

Insurance
up arrow 2%

Medical Records
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 79 votes.

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 66%
dental benefits
Dental: 46%
medical benefits
Vision: 40%
dental benefits
None: 31%
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