Average Hourly Rate for Altamed Employees

Based in Los Angeles, Calif.,healthcare player Altamed offers many employment opportunities, including Medical Assistant and Administrative Assistant positions. Median pay for Altamed workers sits around $21.75 per hour, and overtime compensation can push that up to $25.50. Your role at the company is weighted most heavily when it comes to salary consideration at Altamed; your experience level has a (lesser) effect as well. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Administrative Assistant
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Medical Assistant
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Physical Therapy Aide
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Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)
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Physician Assistant (PA)
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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 09 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 27
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About This Company

Los Angeles, California 


Source: Freebase

Years of Experience

Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of approximately $15.45 per hour. Between the one and five year mark, median pay is about $22.23 per hour. The greater proportion of employees (41 percent) report 10-19 years of experience and bring home median pay of $24.38 per hour.


Physician Assistants earn the highest median pay at $54.74 per hour, followed by Administrative Assistants (around $22.80), Administrative Coordinators ($22.47), and Medical Assistants ($16.00).

Certifications and Degrees

Basic Cardiac Life Support Specialists earn $54.74 per hour, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Altamed workers who hold a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) are also well compensated, earning about $38.57 on average.


When it comes to skills, employees who report Radiology among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of approximately $20.00 per hour. One of the more prevalent skills at Altamed is Microsoft Office, with just over one in five considering it a key competency. Customer Service, Scheduling, and Microsoft Excel round out the set of key employee skills.


Women make up the majority of employees who completed the questionnaire for a female-to-male ratio of more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

Quite a few retirement plans are on offer at Altamed, including a 403(b) plan and a 401(k) plan. Altamed provides health insurance to nearly all respondents, and almost all survey participants do receive dental coverage. The company also dishes out perks such as tuition reimbursement and life insurance.

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Key Stats for Altamed


74 %
26 %
Hourly Rate
$15 - $26
Hourly Rate

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

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