Medical Assistant in Tacoma Salary

The average rate for a Medical Assistant in Tacoma, Washington is $16.92 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$14.57 - $21.23
$15
$17
$21
MEDIAN: $17.26
10%
50%
90%

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Hourly Data $0$21
Hourly Rate $14.57 - $21.23
Overtime $21.50
Annual Data $0$44K
Total Pay (?
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$29,814 - $44,718
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 37

About Tacoma, Washington

Pierce County, Washington
207,950
Male:
100,914 (48.5%)
Female:
107,036 (51.5%)
Tacoma (/təˈkoʊmə/, US dict: tə·kō′·mə) is a mid-sized urban port city in and the county seat of Pierce County, Washington, United States. The city is on Washington's Puget Sound, 32 miles (51 km) southwest of Seattle, 31 miles (50 km) northeast of the state capital, Olympia, and 58 miles (93 km) northwest of Mount Rainier National Park. The population was 198,397, according to the 2010 census. Tacoma is the second-largest city in the Puget Sound area and the third largest in the state. Tacoma also serves as the center of business activity for the South Sound region, which has a population of around 1 million people. Tacoma adopted its name after the nearby Mount Rainier, originally called Takhoma or Tahoma. It is locally known as the "City of Destiny" because the area was chosen to be the western terminus of the Northern Pacific Railroad in the late 19th century. The decision of the railroad was influenced...
Tacoma:
$52,437
Washington:
$64,129
$987
Tacoma:
$218,900
Washington:
$284,000
3.9%

Medical Assistant Job Listings

Key Stats for Medical Assistant

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
11%

Experience Affects Medical Assistant Salaries

Experienced
▲15%

Mid-Career
▲2%

National Average
$36,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Medical Assistant Salaries

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
▲4%

Medical Records
▲4%

Phlebotomy
▲3%

Family Practice
▲2%

Scheduling
▼0%

Customer Service
▼0%

National Average
$36,000

Triage
▼1%

Procedures
▼2%

Patient Education
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 39%
no benefits
None: 11%