Medical Assistant in St. Louis, Missouri Salary

A Medical Assistant in St. Louis, Missouri earns an average wage of $13.43 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$27,100 - $51,981
$38K
MEDIAN: $38,489
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$11.25 - $16.68
$11
$13
$17
MEDIAN: $13.43
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$38,489  
   
Bonus
$450.00  
Total Pay (?
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$23,335 - $36,435  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$11.25 - $16.68  
   
Overtime
$8.46 - $27.32  
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$0$20K$40K$60K
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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$23,335 - $36,435  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 105

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About St. Louis, Missouri

St. Louis city, Missouri
315,685
Male:
153,026 (48.5%)
Female:
162,659 (51.5%)
St. Louis (/seɪnt ˈluːɪs/) is an independent city in the U.S. state of Missouri, built along the western bank of the Mississippi River, on the border with Illinois. The city has an estimated 2015 population of 315,685, and is the cultural and economic center of the Greater St. Louis area, which is home to 2,916,447 people, and is the largest metropolitan area in Missouri and the 19th-largest in the United States. Prior to European settlement, the area was a major regional center of Native American Mississippian culture. The city of St. Louis was founded in 1764 by French fur traders Pierre Laclède and Auguste Chouteau, and named after Louis IX of France. The area was ceded to Spain following France's defeat in the Seven Years' War (the area east of the Mississippi was ceded to Britain). In 1800, Spanish Louisiana was retroceded back to France. In 1803, the United States acquired...
St. Louis:
$38,397
Missouri:
$50,238
$767
St. Louis:
$130,800
Missouri:
$147,800
6.2%

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Pay by Experience Level for Medical Assistant

Pay by Experience for a Medical Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Medical Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $27,000 based on 49 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Medical Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $28,000 based on 41 salaries. An experienced Medical Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $30,000 based on 31 salaries. A Medical Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $32,000 based on 11 salaries.

Key Stats for Medical Assistant

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Medical Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
▲11%

▲8%

National Average
$28,000

▼2%

▼5%

Skills That Affect Medical Assistant Salaries

▲7%

▲5%


▲4%

Insurance
▲4%


Cardiology
▲3%


▲2%



Obstetrics/Gynecology (OB/GYN)
▲1%

National Average
$28,000

Family Practice
▼3%


Pediatrics
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 48%
no benefits
None: 27%