Medical Assistant Salary in Chicago, Illinois

A Medical Assistant in Chicago, Illinois earns an average wage of $14.12 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$21,262 - $54,631

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$10.21 - $17.72

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$21,262 - $54,631  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $981  
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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$21,480 - $38,554  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 20
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$10.21 - $17.72  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $24.99  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $981  
   
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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$21,480 - $38,554  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 251
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Pay by Experience Level for Medical Assistant in Chicago, Illinois

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

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Experience Affects Medical Assistant in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 25%



National Average
$30,000


Skills That Affect Medical Assistant in Chicago, Illinois Salaries


up arrow 6%



Patient Education
up arrow 5%

Medical Records
up arrow 4%

Insurance
up arrow 4%

Customer Service
up arrow 3%

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
up arrow 1%

Phlebotomy
0%

Obstetrics/Gynecology (OB/GYN)
0%

Microsoft Office
0%

National Average
$30,000

Family Practice
up arrow 2%

Pediatrics
up arrow 2%

Billing
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 40 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 61% dental benefits Dental: 51%
vision benefits Vision: 36% employee benefits None: 34%
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