Entry-Level Medical Assistant in Boston, Massachusetts Salary

An Entry-Level Medical Assistant in Boston, Massachusetts earns an average wage of $15.45 per hour. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Microsoft Office and Medical Records.

$24,762 - $40,695
$30K
MEDIAN: $30,492
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$13.22 - $18.72
$13
$15
$19
MEDIAN: $15.49
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$30,492  
   
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$26,570 - $39,677  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$13.22 - $18.72  
   
Overtime
$24.25  
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$0$18K$36K$54K
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$26,570 - $39,677  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 63

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About Boston, Massachusetts

Suffolk County, Massachusetts
669,469
Male:
322,149 (48.1%)
Female:
347,320 (51.9%)
Boston (pronounced /ˈbɒstən/ BOSS-tən) is the capital and most populous city of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States. Boston is also the seat of Suffolk County, although the county government was disbanded on July 1, 1999. The city proper covers 48 square miles (124 km2) with an estimated population of 667,137 in 2015, making it the largest city in New England and the 23rd most populous city in the United States. The city is the economic and cultural anchor of a substantially larger metropolitan area called Greater Boston, home to 4.7 million people and the tenth-largest metropolitan statistical area in the country. Greater Boston as a commuting region is home to 8.1 million people, making it the sixth-largest combined statistical area in the United States. One of the oldest cities in the United States, Boston was founded on the Shawmut Peninsula in 1630 by Puritan settlers from England. It was the scene...
Boston:
$58,263
Massachusetts:
$70,628
$1,423
Boston:
$453,000
Massachusetts:
$352,100
4.6%

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Key Stats for Medical Assistant

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
72%
5-9 years
17%
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Skills That Affect Medical Assistant Salaries

Microsoft Office
▲17%

Medical Records
▲13%

Internal Medicine
▲8%

Triage
▲7%

Phlebotomy
▲6%

Procedures
▲5%

Patient Education
▲5%

Scheduling
▲4%

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
▲3%

National Average
$32,000

Pediatrics
▼4%

Customer Service
▼5%

Family Practice
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 49%
vision benefits
Vision: 49%
no benefits
None: 30%
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