A Medical Assistant (Certified) in Des Moines, Iowa earns an average wage of $14.86 per hour.

$12.54 - $19.86
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Hourly Rate
$12.54 - $19.86  
   
Overtime
$22.25  
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$26,191 - $41,031  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 20

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About Des Moines, Iowa

Polk County, Iowa
210,317
Male:
103,726 (49.3%)
Female:
106,591 (50.7%)
Des Moines /dᵻˈmɔɪn/ is the capital and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Iowa. It is also the county seat of Polk County. A small portion of the city extends into Warren County. It was incorporated on September 22, 1851, as Fort Des Moines, which was shortened to "Des Moines" in 1857. It is located on and named after the Des Moines River, which likely was adapted from the French colonial name, Rivière des Moines, meaning "River of the Monks." The city's population was 203,433 as of the 2010 census. The five-county metropolitan area is ranked 91st in terms of population in the United States with 599,789 residents according to the 2013 estimate by the United States Census Bureau. Des Moines is a major center of the U.S. insurance industry and has a sizable financial services and publishing business base. The city was credited as the "number one...
Des Moines:
$49,072
Iowa:
$54,736
$781
Des Moines:
$119,500
Iowa:
$136,100
5.3%

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Key Stats for Medical Assistant (Certified)

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
042
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
10%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Medical Assistant (Certified) Salaries

Triage
up arrow 6%

Family Practice
up arrow 3%

Patient Education
up arrow 1%

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
0%

Phlebotomy
0%

Family Practice/Pediatrics
0%

National Average
$31,000

Procedures
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 18%
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