Average Medical Office Assistant Hourly Pay

$14.14
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$504
Bonus
$3,000
Commission
$2,000
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The average hourly pay for a Medical Office Assistant is $14.14.
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$10.99
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$14.14
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$18.41
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Hourly Rate
$11 - $18
Bonus
$103 - $2,040
Profit Sharing
$500 - $4,250
Commission
$0 - $3,000
Total Pay
$22,963 - $39,614
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What Do Medical Office Assistants Do?

Job Satisfaction for Medical Office Assistant

3.8 out of 5
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22Reviews
The top respondents for the job title Medical Office Assistant are from the companies OSF Medical Group, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and Iredell Memorial Hospital. Reported salaries are highest at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center where the average pay is $24.56. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Iredell Memorial Hospital and Surgical Care Affiliates, earning around $16.17 and $14.74, respectively. MedExpress pays the lowest at around $13.00. Bassett Healthcare and OSF Medical Group also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $13.12 and $13.98, respectively.

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What Are Popular Skills for Medical Office Assistants?

Skills in Scheduling, Customer Service and Electronic Medical Records (EMR) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Medical Records and Data Entry.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Medical Office Assistants?

An entry-level Medical Office Assistant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.75 based on 136 salaries. An early career Medical Office Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.40 based on 665 salaries. A mid-career Medical Office Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.66 based on 319 salaries. An experienced Medical Office Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.32 based on 325 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $16.
Employees with Medical Office Assistant in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 27.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (19.3% more) and Baltimore, Maryland (17.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Memphis, Tennessee (4.7% less) and Peoria, Illinois (3.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,591 survey responses.
Entry Level
8.5%
Early Career
41.8%
Mid Career
20.1%
Experienced
20.4%
Late Career
9.2%