The average wage for a Medical Assistant in Newport News, Virginia is $12.01 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field. A skill in Electronic Medical Records (EMR) is associated with high pay for this job.

$10.03 - $14.42
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$14
MEDIAN: $12.00
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Hourly Rate
$10.03 - $14.42  
   
Overtime
$21.00  
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$21,000 - $30,979  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 15

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About Newport News, Virginia

Newport News city, Virginia
182,385
Male:
88,385 (48.5%)
Female:
94,000 (51.5%)
Newport News is an independent city located in the Commonwealth of Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 180,719. In 2013, the population was estimated to be 183,412, making it the fifth-most populous city in Virginia. Newport News is included in the Hampton Roads metropolitan area. It is at the southeastern end of the Virginia Peninsula, on the northern shore of the James River extending southeast from Skiffe's Creek along many miles of waterfront to the river's mouth at Newport News Point on the harbor of Hampton Roads. The area now known as Newport News was once a part of Warwick County. Warwick County was one of the eight original shires of Virginia, formed by the House of Burgesses in the British Colony of Virginia by order of King Charles I, in 1634. The county was largely composed of farms and undeveloped land until almost 250 years later. In 1881,...
Newport News:
$48,630
Virginia:
$66,262
$952
Newport News:
$196,400
Virginia:
$257,800
4.7%

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Experience Affects Medical Assistant Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
$25,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 4%

Skills That Affect Medical Assistant Salaries

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
up arrow 11%

Customer Service
up arrow 3%

National Average
$25,000

Phlebotomy
up arrow 4%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
6%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
medical benefits
Vision: 44%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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