The average hourly pay for a Medical Assistant at Palmetto Health Richland is $14.00.
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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 mu…Read more
Popular Employer Salaries for Medical Assistant
The top respondents for the job title Medical Assistant are from the companies Planned Parenthood, Kaiser Permanente and Banner Health. Reported salaries are highest at Kaiser Permanente where the average pay is $21.04. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Dignity Health and Banner Health, earning around $18.74 and $15.44, respectively. Mercy Hospital pays the lowest at around $13.96. HCA Physician Services and Internal Medicine Group also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $13.99 and $14.84, respectively.
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