An Experienced Medical Assistant (Certified) in Houston, Texas earns an average wage of $16.48 per hour.

$13.50 - $19.92
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MEDIAN: $16.00
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Hourly Rate
$13.50 - $19.92  
   
Overtime
$25.38  
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$28,464 - $43,078  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 19

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
4.0%

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Skills That Affect Medical Assistant (Certified) Salaries

Scheduling
up arrow 6%

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
0%

Obstetrics/Gynecology (OB/GYN)
0%

National Average
$34,000

Medical Records
up arrow 1%

Customer Service
up arrow 2%

Procedures
up arrow 7%

Office Administration
up arrow 10%

Triage
up arrow 12%

Phlebotomy
up arrow 12%

Microsoft Office
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Job Satisfaction

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

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
medical benefits
Vision: 55%
dental benefits
None: 18%
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