$31,279
Avg. Salary
$14.61
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Medical Assistant is $14.61 per hour.

The average pay for a Medical Assistant is $31,279 per year.

$12.84
10%
$14.61
50%
$16.14
90%
MEDIAN $14.61
$29k
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$31k
50%
$38k
90%
MEDIAN $31,279
$28,965 - $38,470
$31K
MEDIAN: $31,279
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$12.84 - $16.14
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$0$38K
Salary $31,279
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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$27,256 - $34,056
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 5 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 5
Hourly Data $0$22
Hourly Rate $12.84 - $16.14
Overtime $20.03
Annual Data $0$34K
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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$27,256 - $34,056
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 5 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 23

Job Description for Medical Assistant

Most of the time, medical assistants work in doctors’ offices, hospitals, or medical clinics. They prepare treatment rooms to make sure that they are clean. They walk patients from waiting rooms to examination or treatment rooms. They interview patients. They take patients’ vital signs, such as temperature, weight, and blood pressure. They write down other information, such as why the patients come to their facility, their symptoms, and medication that patients are currently taking. They must place all information given by their patients in their medical records.

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Key Stats for Medical Assistant

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 89%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 11%