Medical Assistant Salary

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What is the average salary for a Medical Assistant?

The average salary of a Medical Assistant is $14.8. Salaries start from $10.2 and go up to $20.2. 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.

Learn more about the Medical Assistant job market for salaries of real jobs in your area.

$0 $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
Medical Assistant Salary in Alaska 19.0 1
Medical Assistant Salary in District of Columbia 18.7 2
Medical Assistant Salary in Massachusetts 18.0 3
Medical Assistant Salary in Washington 17.1 4
Medical Assistant Salary in Connecticut 16.5 5
Medical Assistant Salary in California 16.4 6
Medical Assistant Salary in Oregon 16.3 7
Medical Assistant Salary in Vermont 16.2 8
Medical Assistant Salary in New York 16.0 9
Medical Assistant Salary in Hawaii 16.0 10
Medical Assistant Salary in Minnesota 15.9 11
Medical Assistant Salary in Colorado 15.8 12
Medical Assistant Salary in Delaware 15.6 13
Medical Assistant Salary in New Jersey 15.6 14
Medical Assistant Salary in Maryland 15.6 15
Medical Assistant Salary in Rhode Island 15.6 16
Medical Assistant Salary in New Hampshire 15.5 17
Medical Assistant Salary in Virgin Islands 15.3 18
Medical Assistant Salary in North Dakota 15.2 19
Medical Assistant Salary in Wisconsin 15.2 20
Medical Assistant Salary in Nevada 15.2 21
Medical Assistant Salary in Arizona 15.1 22
Medical Assistant Salary in Maine 15.1 23
Medical Assistant Salary in Illinois 15.0 24
Medical Assistant Salary in Wyoming 15.0 25
Medical Assistant Salary in Montana 15.0 26
Medical Assistant Salary in Virginia 14.8 27
Medical Assistant Salary in United States 14.8 28
Medical Assistant Salary in Iowa 14.7 29
Medical Assistant Salary in Puerto Rico 14.7 30
Medical Assistant Salary in Pennsylvania 14.4 31
Medical Assistant Salary in Idaho 14.4 32
Medical Assistant Salary in Nebraska 14.3 33
Medical Assistant Salary in South Carolina 14.2 34
Medical Assistant Salary in North Carolina 14.1 35
Medical Assistant Salary in Georgia 13.9 36
Medical Assistant Salary in Michigan 13.8 37
Medical Assistant Salary in Tennessee 13.8 38
Medical Assistant Salary in Florida 13.8 39
Medical Assistant Salary in Utah 13.7 40
Medical Assistant Salary in Indiana 13.7 41
Medical Assistant Salary in Kansas 13.7 42
Medical Assistant Salary in Ohio 13.7 43
Medical Assistant Salary in Missouri 13.7 44
Medical Assistant Salary in Texas 13.5 45
Medical Assistant Salary in New Mexico 13.5 46
Medical Assistant Salary in Kentucky 13.3 47
Medical Assistant Salary in South Dakota 13.2 48
Medical Assistant Salary in Louisiana 13.1 49
Medical Assistant Salary in Arkansas 13.0 50
Medical Assistant Salary in Mississippi 13.0 51
Medical Assistant Salary in Oklahoma 12.4 52
Medical Assistant Salary in Alabama 12.3 53
Medical Assistant Salary in West Virginia 12.0 54
Medical Assistant Salary in Guam 11.2 55