Medical Assistant Job Outlook

There are currently an estimated 634,400 Medical Assistants in the United States. The Medical Assistant job market is expected to grow by 29.0% between 2016 and 2026.

Medical Assistant Employability Rating

A Sokanu rates Medical Assistants with an A employability rating, meaning this career should provide great employment opportunities for the foreseeable future. Over the next 10 years, it is expected the US will need 190,100 Medical Assistants. That number is based on 184,000 additional Medical Assistants, and the retirement of 6,100 existing Medical Assistants.

Supply of Medical Assistants

The Medical Assistant industry is not particularly concentrated in any state.

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