Medical Assistant (Certified) in Seattle Salary

A Medical Assistant (Certified) in Seattle, Washington earns an average wage of $18.54 per hour. A skill in Wound Care is associated with high pay for this job.

$16.66 - $22.98
$17
$19
$23
MEDIAN: $18.54
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$16.66 - $22.98  
   
Overtime
$11.56 - $33.15  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$425.00  
   
Total Pay (?
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$34,732 - $49,079  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 51
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About Seattle, Washington

King County, Washington
684,443
Male:
345,659 (50.5%)
Female:
338,784 (49.5%)
Seattle (/siˈætəl/) is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States and the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 684,451 residents as of 2015, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. As of 2015, it is estimated to be the 18th largest city in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the Top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. The Seattle metropolitan area is the 15th largest metropolitan area in the United States with over 3.7 million inhabitants. The city is situated on an isthmus between Puget Sound (an inlet of the Pacific Ocean) and Lake Washington, about 100 miles (160 km) south of the Canada–United States border. A major gateway for trade with Asia, Seattle is the...
Seattle:
$80,349
Washington:
$64,129
$1,356
Seattle:
$530,900
Washington:
$284,000
3.5%

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Pay by Experience Level for Medical Assistant (Certified)

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

Key Stats for Medical Assistant (Certified)

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
13%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Medical Assistant (Certified) Salaries

Late-Career
▲19%

Experienced
▲18%

▲4%

National Average
$40,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Medical Assistant (Certified) Salaries

Wound Care
▲10%

Family Practice
▲9%

Microsoft Office
▲7%

Patient Education
▲1%

Family Practice/Pediatrics
▲1%

National Average
$40,000

▼1%



▼2%

Office Administration
▼2%

▼3%

Medical Records
▼3%

Phlebotomy
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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