Medical Assistant (Certified) in Chicago, Illinois Salary

A Medical Assistant (Certified) in Chicago, Illinois earns an average wage of $16.71 per hour. A skill in Wound Care is associated with high pay for this job.

$26,531 - $37,899
$29K
MEDIAN: $29,492
50%

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$13.97 - $19.93
$14
$17
$20
MEDIAN: $16.92
10%
50%
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$0$41K
Salary $29,492
Bonus $297.48
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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$28,453 - $41,920
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 24 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6
Hourly Data $0$31
Hourly Rate $13.97 - $19.93
Overtime $2.04 - $31.32
Annual Data $0$41K
Bonus $297.48
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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$28,453 - $41,920
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 24 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 104

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

Medical Assistant (Certified) Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Medical Assistant (Certified)

Pay by Experience for a Medical Assistant (Certified) has a positive trend. An entry-level Medical Assistant (Certified) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 30 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Medical Assistant (Certified) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $35,000 based on 47 salaries. An experienced Medical Assistant (Certified) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $36,000 based on 29 salaries. A Medical Assistant (Certified) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 11 salaries.

Key Stats for Medical Assistant (Certified)

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Medical Assistant (Certified) Salaries

▲12%

▲2%

▼0%

National Average
$35,000

▼11%

Skills That Affect Medical Assistant (Certified) Salaries

Wound Care
▲8%

Dermatology
▲7%


▼0%

Family Practice/Pediatrics
▼0%

National Average
$35,000

Patient Education
▼1%

Procedures
▼2%

Customer Service
▼2%


Medical Records
▼2%

▼3%

▼3%

Microsoft Office
▼4%

Office Administration
▼6%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 18%
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