The average rate for a Medical Assistant in Austin, Texas is $14.70 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$28,800 - $39,575
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$36K
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MEDIAN: $36,172
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$11.78 - $17.01
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$17
MEDIAN: $14.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$36,172  
   
Bonus
$1,000  
Total Pay (?
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$24,479 - $38,575  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 7
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$11.78 - $17.01  
   
Overtime
$18.87 - $25.67  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$1,000  
   
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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$24,479 - $38,575  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 101

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About Austin, Texas

Travis County, Texas
931,840
Male:
475,718 (51.1%)
Female:
456,122 (48.9%)
Austin (/ˈɒstᵻn, ˈɔː-/) is the capital of the U.S. state of Texas and the seat of Travis County. It is the 11th-most populated city in the U.S and the 4th-most populated in Texas. It is the fastest growing of the 50 largest US cities and the second largest state capital city in the United States after Phoenix, Arizona. As of June 1, 2016, Austin had a population of 931,830 (U.S. Census Bureau estimate). Located in Central Texas in the foothills of Texas Hill Country, the city is home to numerous lakes, rivers, and waterways including Lady Bird Lake, Barton Springs, McKinney Falls, the Colorado River, Lake Travis, and Lake Walter E. Long. It is the cultural and economic center of the Austin–Round Rock metropolitan area, which had an estimated population of 2,010,860 as of June 1, 2016. In the 1830s, pioneers began to settle the area in central Austin along the Colorado...
Austin:
$62,250
Texas:
$55,653
$1,139
Austin:
$282,700
Texas:
$152,000
3.1%

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Pay by Experience Level for Medical Assistant

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

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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Medical Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 33%



National Average
$31,000


Skills That Affect Medical Assistant Salaries

Dermatology
up arrow 9%

Patient Education
up arrow 7%




Triage
up arrow 6%

Insurance
up arrow 6%

Medical Coding
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 5%

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
up arrow 2%

Customer Service
up arrow 2%

Phlebotomy
up arrow 2%

Medical Records
up arrow 1%

National Average
$31,000

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

Pediatrics
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
medical benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 20%
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