The average rate for an Entry-Level Medical Assistant in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is $13.39 per hour.

$28,008 - $53,000
$31K
MEDIAN: $30,520
50%

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$10.01 - $15.70
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$13
$16
MEDIAN: $13.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$30,521  
   
Bonus
$450.00  
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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$20,904 - $33,287  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 5
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$10.01 - $15.70  
   
Overtime
$19.84  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$450.00  
   
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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$20,904 - $33,287  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 75

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About Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
1,567,442
Male:
741,270 (47.3%)
Female:
826,172 (52.7%)
Philadelphia (/ˌfɪləˈdɛlfiə/) is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the fifth-most populous in the United States, with an estimated population in 2014 of 1,560,297. In the Northeastern United States, at the confluence of the Delaware and Schuylkill rivers, Philadelphia is the economic and cultural anchor of the Delaware Valley, a metropolitan area home to 7.2 million people and the eighth-largest combined statistical area in the United States. In 1682, William Penn founded the city to serve as capital of the Pennsylvania Colony. Philadelphia played an instrumental role in the American Revolution as a meeting place for the Founding Fathers of the United States, who signed the Declaration of Independence in 1776 and the Constitution in 1787. Philadelphia was one of the nation's capitals in the Revolutionary War, and served as temporary U.S. capital while Washington, D.C., was under construction. In the 19th century, Philadelphia became a major industrial center...
Philadelphia:
$41,233
Pennsylvania:
$55,702
$952
Philadelphia:
$150,700
Pennsylvania:
$170,600
6.6%

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Key Stats for Medical Assistant

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
10%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Medical Assistant Salaries

Internal Medicine
up arrow 8%

Billing
up arrow 7%

Scheduling
up arrow 2%

Pediatrics
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
0%

Insurance
0%

National Average
$28,000

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
up arrow 1%

Medical Records
up arrow 1%

Phlebotomy
up arrow 2%

Triage
up arrow 2%

Customer Service
up arrow 4%

Family Practice
up arrow 4%

Procedures
up arrow 4%

Patient Education
up arrow 4%

Obstetrics/Gynecology (OB/GYN)
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 56%
dental benefits
Dental: 49%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
dental benefits
None: 41%
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