Based on 5,173 responses, the job of Medical Assistant has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.78 out of 5. On average, Medical Assistants are highly satisfied with their job.
Q: What is it like working as a Medical Assistant?
Medical Assistant in Mesa:
Pros: People I work with
Cons: No breaks
"Work hard and you’ll get to make a comfortable living."
Medical Assistant in Pensacola:
Pros: It doesn’t cost too much to live here
Cons: Not a lot of opportunities
Develope the ability to be flexable and not take criticism personally.
Always remember to do your best and be a team player and strive to better yourself in all aspects of your job.
"What Other Employees Were Being Paid."
Entry level medical assistants minimum hourly wage should be at least 12.00 per hour.
"There Are More Responsibilities That Are Being Passed On."
Being a medical assistant has it flaws I guess depending on where you at will make all the difference. Overall if people would work together where I work at things would be a lot better the Clinicans do not like to get clients signatures that have been seeing. And they expect the Medical Assistant to obtained those signatures for them. There are 2 medical assistants in this office and we have a total of close to 400 charts on our caseload.
Investigate what current MA's are making because I was told completely wrong when I started out.