Medical Assistant in Pittsburgh Salary

A Medical Assistant in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania earns an average wage of $14.03 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$12.05 - $17.00
$12
$14
$17
MEDIAN: $14.20
10%
50%
90%

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Hourly Data $0$22
Hourly Rate $12.05 - $17.00
Overtime $19.00
Annual Data $0$35K
Bonus $131.50
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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$25,042 - $35,711
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 24 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 51

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About Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
304,385
Male:
149,690 (49.2%)
Female:
154,695 (50.8%)
Pittsburgh (/ˈpɪtsbərɡ/ PITS-burg) is a city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the United States, and is the county seat of Allegheny County. The Combined Statistical Area (CSA) population of 2,659,937 is the largest in both the Ohio Valley and Appalachia, the second-largest in Pennsylvania after Philadelphia and the 20th-largest in the U.S. Located at the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers, which form the Ohio River, Pittsburgh is known as both "the Steel City" for its more than 300 steel-related businesses, and as the "City of Bridges" for its 446 bridges. The city features 30 skyscrapers, two inclines, a pre-revolutionary fortification and the Point State Park at the confluence of the rivers. The city developed as a vital link of the Atlantic coast and Midwest. The mineral-rich Allegheny Mountains made the area coveted by the French and British empires, Virginia, Whiskey Rebels, and Civil War raiders. Aside from steel,...
Pittsburgh:
$41,293
Pennsylvania:
$55,702
$858
Pittsburgh:
$108,400
Pennsylvania:
$170,600
4.3%

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Pay by Experience Level for Medical Assistant

Pay by Experience for a Medical Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Medical Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $27,000 based on 28 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Medical Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $29,000 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Medical Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 23 salaries. A Medical Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 15 salaries.

Key Stats for Medical Assistant

Job Satisfaction

Somewhat satisfied
Rated 2 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
16%
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Experience Affects Medical Assistant Salaries

▲14%

▲5%

National Average
$30,000

▼2%

▼9%

Skills That Affect Medical Assistant Salaries

Obstetrics/Gynecology (OB/GYN)
▲10%

Insurance
▲7%

▲4%

Billing
▲4%

▲3%


Oncology
▲3%


▲2%


Triage
▼0%

National Average
$30,000

Medical Records
▼2%


Family Practice
▼5%

Microsoft Office
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Somewhat satisfied
Rated 2 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 62%
dental benefits
Dental: 53%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 35%
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