Medical Assistant in Baton Rouge Salary

The average pay for a Medical Assistant in Baton Rouge, Louisiana is $12.10 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Obstetrics/Gynecology (OB/GYN) and Family Practice.

$10.05 - $15.68
$10
$12
$16
MEDIAN: $12.12
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50%
90%

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Hourly Data $0$15
Hourly Rate $10.05 - $15.68
Overtime $2.00
Annual Data $0$32K
Total Pay (?
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$21,024 - $32,186
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 32

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About Baton Rouge, Louisiana

East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana
228,596
Male:
111,492 (48.8%)
Female:
117,104 (51.2%)
Baton Rouge (/ˌbætən ˈruːʒ/ BAT-ən ROOZH; French for "Red Stick", French: Bâton-Rouge [bɑtɔ̃ ʁuʒ]) is the capital of the U.S. state of Louisiana and its second-largest city. The seat of East Baton Rouge Parish, the city is located on the eastern bank of the Mississippi River. As the "Capital City", Baton Rouge is the political hub for Louisiana, and is the second-largest city in the state after New Orleans, with an estimated population of 228,590 in 2015, according to the US Census Bureau. The metropolitan area surrounding the city, known as Greater Baton Rouge, is also the second-largest in Louisiana, with a population of 830,480 people as of 2015. The urban area has around 594,309 inhabitants. Baton Rouge is a major industrial, petrochemical, medical, research, motion picture, and growing technology center of the American South. The Port of Greater Baton Rouge is the tenth largest in the United States in terms of...
Baton Rouge:
$41,224
Louisiana:
$45,727
$805
Baton Rouge:
$172,600
Louisiana:
$155,600
5.3%

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Key Stats for Medical Assistant

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Medical Assistant Salaries

Experienced
▲18%

▼0%

National Average
$25,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Medical Assistant Salaries

Obstetrics/Gynecology (OB/GYN)
▲18%

Family Practice
▲11%

Internal Medicine
▲8%

Phlebotomy
▲4%

Pediatrics
▲4%


Medical Records
▲1%

▲1%



Medical Coding
▼0%

National Average
$25,000

▼1%

Microsoft Office
▼1%

Insurance
▼1%

Triage
▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 60%
dental benefits
Dental: 55%
vision benefits
Vision: 35%
no benefits
None: 30%
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