What is the salary of a Medical Assistant?

The average salary of a Medical Assistant in United States is $14.8. Salaries start from around $10.2 and go up to $20.2. For a detailed look at the salary in your state, click on the map below.

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$20.2
Starting ($10.23)
Junior ($12.09)
Experienced ($14.24)
Senior ($17.12)
Highest ($20.15)
Highest

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

$20.2
Senior

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

$17.1
Experienced

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

$14.2
Junior

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

$12.1
Starting

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

$10.2

Historical salary

Medical Assistant salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Alabama 12.3 52
Alaska 19.0 1
Arizona 15.1 22
Arkansas 13.0 49
California 16.4 6
Colorado 15.8 12
Connecticut 16.5 5
Delaware 15.6 13
District of Columbia 18.7 2
Florida 13.8 38
Georgia 13.9 35
Hawaii 16.0 10
Idaho 14.4 31
Illinois 15.0 24
Indiana 13.7 39
Iowa 14.7 28
Kansas 13.7 41
Kentucky 13.3 46
Louisiana 13.1 48
Maine 15.1 23
Maryland 15.6 15
Massachusetts 18.0 3
Michigan 13.8 36
Minnesota 15.9 11
Mississippi 13.0 50
Missouri 13.7 43
Montana 15.0 26
Nebraska 14.3 32
Nevada 15.2 21
New Hampshire 15.5 17
New Jersey 15.6 14
New Mexico 13.5 45
New York 16.0 9
North Carolina 14.1 34
North Dakota 15.2 19
Ohio 13.7 42
Oklahoma 12.4 51
Oregon 16.3 7
Pennsylvania 14.4 30
Rhode Island 15.6 16
South Carolina 14.2 33
South Dakota 13.2 47
Tennessee 13.8 37
Texas 13.5 44
Utah 13.7 39
Vermont 16.2 8
Virginia 14.8 27
Washington 17.1 4
West Virginia 12.0 53
Wisconsin 15.2 20
Wyoming 15.0 25
Guam 11.2 54
Puerto Rico 14.7 29
Virgin Islands 15.3 18

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