Medical Assistant in Columbia, South Carolina Salary

A Medical Assistant in Columbia, South Carolina earns an average wage of $12.69 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$9.79 - $15.27
$9
$13
$15
MEDIAN: $12.50
10%
50%
90%

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Hourly Data $0$15
Hourly Rate $9.79 - $15.27
Annual Data $0$31K
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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$20,555 - $31,656
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 8 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 35

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About Columbia, South Carolina

Richland County, South Carolina
133,393
Male:
67,686 (50.7%)
Female:
65,707 (49.3%)
Columbia is the capital and largest city of the U.S. state of South Carolina, with a population of 133,803 as of 2015. The city serves as the county seat of Richland County, and a portion of the city extends into neighboring Lexington County. It is the center of the Columbia metropolitan statistical area, which had a population of 767,598 as of the 2010 United States Census, growing to 810,068 by July 1, 2015, according to 2015 U.S. Census estimates. The name Columbia was a poetic term used for the United States, originating from the name of Christopher Columbus. The city is located approximately 13 miles (21 km) northwest of the geographic center of South Carolina, and is the primary city of the Midlands region of the state. It lies at the confluence of the Saluda River and the Broad River, which merge at Columbia to form the Congaree River. Columbia is home...
Columbia:
$41,435
South Carolina:
$47,238
$847
Columbia:
$172,400
South Carolina:
$148,600
5.3%

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Key Stats for Medical Assistant

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
11%
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Experience Affects Medical Assistant Salaries

Experienced
▲3%

Mid-Career
▲2%

National Average
$26,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Medical Assistant Salaries

Family Practice
▲9%

Scheduling
▲5%

Triage
▲4%

Phlebotomy
▲3%

Procedures
▲3%

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
▲2%

Orthopedics
▲2%

Customer Service
▲1%

National Average
$26,000

Patient Education
▼1%

Medical Records
▼1%

Microsoft Office
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 64%
dental benefits
Dental: 55%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
no benefits
None: 27%
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