$29,813
Avg. Salary
$14.49
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$500

Bonus

$1,200

Profit Sharing

$50.00

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) is $14.49 per hour.

The average pay for a Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) is $29,813 per year.

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$0$42K
Salary $18,020 - $42,091
Bonus $102 - $1,497
Profit Sharing $107 - $6,020
Commission $50.00
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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$23,733 - $38,438
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 267
Hourly Data $0$26
Hourly Rate $11.43 - $18.16
Hourly Tips $2.52
Overtime $14.18 - $26.25
Annual Data $0$38K
Bonus $102 - $1,497
Commission $50.00
Profit Sharing $107 - $6,020
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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$23,733 - $38,438
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 4,950

Job Description for Registered Medical Assistant (RMA)

A registered medical assistant, or RMA, is a trained medical assistant who has formally been educated to become a medical assistant. Most commonly, a registered medical assistant will work in a doctor's office. A registered medical assistant is usually responsible for a variety of tasks, such as communicating with insurance companies, answering phone lines, and scheduling patients' appointments. They must be able to accurately enter data into a patient's chart either electronically or physically.

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Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) Pay By Employer

$0$45K

Mercy Hospital
21 profiles
$27,629

$28,626

$33,824

$28,375

$29,405

$31,353

$28,686

Novant Health
9 profiles
$32,327

Banner Health
9 profiles
$33,150

HCA, Inc.
8 profiles
$30,264

Common Career Paths for Registered Medical Assistant (RMA)


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Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) Job Listings

Popular Skills for Registered Medical Assistant (RMA)

Pay by Experience Level for Registered Medical Assistant (RMA)

Pay by Experience for a Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) has a positive trend. An entry-level Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $27,000 based on 1,420 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $30,000 based on 702 salaries. An experienced Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $33,000 based on 626 salaries. A Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $35,000 based on 237 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $30,389

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Registered Medical Assistant (RMA)?

Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) in Roanoke:
"Office conditions."
Pros: Practice is independent and we are a small facility with a lot of patients but co workers work closely together. Able to stay busy and learn new things.
Cons: We do not receive yearly compensations ie raises, benefits are costly. Lack of appreciation and communication.

Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) in Roanoke:
Pros: The patients and co workers.
Cons: Pay and insurance benefits.

Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) in Chicago:
"Focus."
Always take initiative and focus to avoid any mistakes. Always learne how to listen and and be open to be part of a team.

Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) in Portage:
"Awesome."
Pros: Cutting off casts and caring for people.
Cons: Answering phone calls.

Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) in Saginaw:
"My job."
Pros: I love my patients. I enjoy making them feel good and better.
Cons: My boss. He never pays on time and is always constantly complainjng.

Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) in Corbin:
"Amazing."
Pros: The Physicians, staff, and the Patients are wonderful to work with and for, and minus the pay, I simply LOVE my job!
Cons: The pay. Although not a nurse, we do many of the same things in our office.

Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) in Bay City:
"My Joy In Helping."
Pros: I love working with people and ensuring that they feel better before they leave our clinic and get them to smile. It is important to me to provide wonderful care and make them feel that they are welcomed anytime they need us. My patients are a blessing to me.
Cons: I feel that if we are able to receive constructive criticism when it is needed, that we should also be thanked and showed that we are appreciated when we do our job. Most of the time, they tend to focus only on the wrong doing and forget to give us our "Good Job, WELL DONE."

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Key Stats for Registered Medical Assistant (RMA)

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 905 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) Salaries

▲14%

▲7%

▼0%

National Average
$30,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) Salaries

▲5%

▲3%

▲3%

▼0%

▼0%

National Average
$30,000

▼1%



Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
▼2%

▼2%

Family Practice
▼2%

Patient Education
▼2%

▼2%

Pediatrics
▼3%

Family Practice/Pediatrics
▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 905 votes.

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 58%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
no benefits
None: 28%