Average Clinical Assistant Hourly Pay

$15.22
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$500
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The average hourly pay for a Clinical Assistant is $15.22.
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$11.61
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$15.22
90%
$20.91
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$12 - $21
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$150 - $3,500
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$24,330 - $45,639
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What Do Clinical Assistants Do?

Clinical Assistant Tasks
  • Provide clinical care, conduct exams, and collect basic information from and for patients.
  • Enter data into online systems, following regulations and ensuring accuracy.
  • Schedule patients, rooms, and equipment and ensure room turnover.
  • Educate patients, advocates and families about diagnoses, treatments and options.

Job Satisfaction for Clinical Assistant

4.2 out of 5
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Popular Employer Salaries for Clinical Assistant

The top respondents for the job title Clinical Assistant are from the companies Children's Hospital, Boston, Mayo Clinic and University of Miami (UM). Reported salaries are highest at Children's Hospital, Boston where the average pay is $20.50. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Kaiser Permanente, earning around $19.96. University of Miami (UM) pays the lowest at around $13.51. Beaumont Health also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $14.71.

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What Are Popular Skills for Clinical Assistants?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Clinical Assistants?

An entry-level Clinical Assistant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $13.61 based on 55 salaries. An early career Clinical Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.67 based on 268 salaries. A mid-career Clinical Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.14 based on 109 salaries. An experienced Clinical Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.11 based on 109 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $17.
Employees with Clinical Assistant in their job title in Boston, Massachusetts earn an average of 27.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Rochester, Minnesota (14.7% more) and New York, New York (10.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Baltimore, Maryland (12.2% less), Miami, Florida (9.0% less) and Austin, Texas (7.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 577 survey responses.
Entry Level
9.5%
Early Career
46.4%
Mid Career
18.9%
Experienced
18.9%
Late Career
6.2%