Medical Office Assistant with Office Administration Skills in Vancouver, British Columbia Salary (Canada)

A Medical Office Assistant with Office Administration skills in Vancouver, British Columbia earns an average wage of C$15.29 per hour. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

C$19,513 - C$50,179
C$20K
C$36K
C$50K
MEDIAN: C$35,819
10%
50%
90%
C$12.80 - C$21.57
C$13
C$16
C$22
MEDIAN: C$15.81
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$50K
Salary C$19,513 - C$50,179
Bonus C$50.34 - C$1,490
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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C$26,161 - C$47,285
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 13
Hourly Data C$0C$22
Hourly Rate C$12.80 - C$21.57
Overtime C$22.50
Annual Data C$0C$47K
Bonus C$50.34 - C$1,490
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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C$26,161 - C$47,285
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 68

Job Description for Medical Office Assistant

Medical office assistants are often considered the glue that holds a clinic or doctor's office together. While they don't normally have any formal medical training, they are the persons who help keep the office running as smoothly as possible. They provide a wide spectrum of office administration functions, including recordkeeping and patient documentation. In some practices, they may also work to assist in preparing patients for basic examination procedures.

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Medical Office Assistant Tasks

  • Show patients to examination rooms and prepare them for the physician.
  • May assist with administrative duties including scheduling appointments, maintaining medical records, billing, and coding for insurance purposes.
  • Collect, prepare and log blood, tissue or other laboratory specimens.
  • Prepare and administer medications as directed by a physician.
  • Interview and record patients' medical information and measure their vital signs, weight, and height.

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Pay by Experience Level for Medical Office Assistant

Pay by Experience for a Medical Office Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Medical Office Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$32,000 based on 28 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Medical Office Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$36,000 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Medical Office Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$40,000 based on 8 salaries. A Medical Office Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$49,000 based on 7 salaries.

Key Stats for Medical Office Assistant

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Medical Office Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
▲43%

Experienced
▲17%

Mid-Career
▲6%

National Average
C$34,000

Entry-Level
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 43%
dental benefits
Dental: 33%
vision benefits
Vision: 23%
no benefits
None: 55%