Medical Assistant (Certified) in Memphis, Tennessee Salary

A Medical Assistant (Certified) in Memphis, Tennessee earns an average wage of $13.26 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Wound Care, Office Administration, Procedures, and Electronic Medical Records (EMR).

$9.70 - $16.26
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MEDIAN: $13.31
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Hourly Rate
$9.70 - $16.26  
   
Overtime
$23.77  
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$19,846 - $35,172  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 45

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About Memphis, Tennessee

Shelby County, Tennessee
655,760
Male:
312,237 (47.6%)
Female:
343,523 (52.4%)
Memphis is a city in the southwestern corner of the U.S. state of Tennessee and the county seat of Shelby County. The city is located on the fourth Chickasaw Bluff, south of the confluence of the Wolf and Mississippi rivers. Memphis had a population of 653,450 in 2013, making it the largest city in the state of Tennessee. It is the largest city on the Mississippi River, the third largest in the greater Southeastern United States, and the 23rd largest in the United States. The greater Memphis metropolitan area, including adjacent counties in Mississippi and Arkansas, had a 2014 population of 1,317,314. This makes Memphis the second-largest metropolitan area in Tennessee, surpassed by metropolitan Nashville. Memphis is the youngest of Tennessee's major cities, founded in 1819 as a planned city by a group of wealthy Americans including judge John Overton and future president Andrew Jackson. A resident of Memphis is referred to...
Memphis:
$36,908
Tennessee:
$47,275
$826
Memphis:
$94,400
Tennessee:
$150,600
6.5%

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Key Stats for Medical Assistant (Certified)

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
11%
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Experience Affects Medical Assistant (Certified) Salaries

▲12%

National Average
$28,000

Mid-Career
▼7%

▼9%

Skills That Affect Medical Assistant (Certified) Salaries

Wound Care
▲16%

Office Administration
▲13%

Procedures
▲12%



Family Practice/Pediatrics
▲9%

▲8%

Medical Records
▲5%

▲4%

Family Practice
▲1%

Microsoft Office
▼0%

National Average
$28,000

Customer Service
▼1%

▼3%

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 22%
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