Average Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) Hourly Pay in Des Moines, Iowa

$16.12
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The average hourly pay for a Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) in Des Moines, Iowa is $16.12.
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$12.80
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$16.12
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$19.64
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MEDIAN $16.12
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Hourly Rate
$13 - $20
Total Pay
$26,624 - $40,982

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Job Description for Certified Medical Assistant (CMA)

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Certified Medical Assistant (CMA). Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Certified Medical Assistant (CMA)
Medical Assistant (Certified)
Medical Assistant
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Certified Medical Assistant (CMA)

Skills in Electronic Medical Records (EMR), Phlebotomy, Customer Service, Patient Education and Scheduling are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Certified Medical Assistant (CMA)

An early career Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.00 based on 11 salaries. A mid-career Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.00 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.23 based on 7 salaries.
Employees with Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) in their job title in Minneapolis, Minnesota earn an average of 16.7% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Charlotte, North Carolina (6.1% less), Atlanta, Georgia (5.7% less) and Houston, Texas (5.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 29 survey responses.
Early Career
37.9%
Mid Career
37.9%
Experienced
24.1%