Medical Assistant Salary in United States

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What is the average salary for a Medical Assistant?

The average salary of a Medical Assistant in United States is $30,780. Salaries start from $21,280 and go up to $41,910. Please note that the average salary for a Medical Assistant may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location. Our source, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, produces some of the United States most sensitive and important economic information, which is based on their strongest commitment to accuracy, quality and integrity.

$0 $41,910
Starting ($21.3k)
Junior ($25.2k)
Experienced ($29.6k)
Senior ($35.6k)
Highest ($41.9k)
Highest

The top 10% of Medical Assistants in United States earn:

$41,910
Senior

The top 25% of Medical Assistants in United States earn:

$35,600
Experienced

The middle 50% of Medical Assistants in United States earn:

$29,610
Junior

The bottom 25% of Medical Assistants in United States earn:

$25,160
Starting

The bottom 10% of Medical Assistants in United States earn:

$21,280

Historical salary

Medical Assistant salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Alaska 39,610 1
District of Columbia 38,870 2
Massachusetts 37,460 3
Washington 35,600 4
Connecticut 34,260 5
California 34,050 6
Oregon 33,900 7
Vermont 33,580 8
New York 33,370 9
Hawaii 33,320 10
Minnesota 33,040 11
Colorado 32,790 12
Delaware 32,510 13
New Jersey 32,400 14
Maryland 32,380 15
Rhode Island 32,350 16
New Hampshire 32,180 17
Virgin Islands 31,860 18
North Dakota 31,640 19
Wisconsin 31,620 20
Nevada 31,570 21
Arizona 31,350 22
Maine 31,300 23
Illinois 31,230 24
Wyoming 31,230 25
Montana 31,190 26
Virginia 30,870 27
United States 30,780 28
Iowa 30,610 29
Puerto Rico 30,550 30
Pennsylvania 29,990 31
Idaho 29,870 32
Nebraska 29,640 33
South Carolina 29,530 34
North Carolina 29,390 35
Georgia 28,830 36
Michigan 28,720 37
Tennessee 28,670 38
Florida 28,620 39
Indiana 28,500 40
Utah 28,490 41
Kansas 28,480 42
Ohio 28,450 43
Missouri 28,390 44
Texas 28,130 45
New Mexico 28,070 46
Kentucky 27,640 47
South Dakota 27,440 48
Louisiana 27,250 49
Arkansas 27,080 50
Mississippi 26,980 51
Oklahoma 25,880 52
Alabama 25,600 53
West Virginia 24,860 54
Guam 23,310 55

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