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Medical Assistants Salary Guide 2021

Medical Assistants Salary

Salary

$35.9K

Growth

19%

Bright Outlook

Bright

Green

No

How Much Do Medical Assistants Make in 2021?

Percentile 10% 25% 50% (Median) 75% 90%
Annual Wage $26,930 $30,360 $35,850 $41,280 $50,580
Hourly Wage $12.95 $14.59 $17.23 $19.85 $24.32

How Much Do Medical Assistants Make in 2021?

Percentile
10%
25%
50% (Median)
75%
90%
Annual Wage
$26,930
$30,360
$35,850
$41,280
$50,580
Hourly Wage
$12.95
$14.59
$17.23
$19.85
$24.32

Medical Assistants Job Description

Perform administrative and certain clinical duties under the direction of a physician. Administrative duties may include scheduling appointments, maintaining medical records, billing, and coding information for insurance purposes. Clinical duties may include taking and recording vital signs and medical histories, preparing patients for examination, drawing blood, and administering medications as directed by physician.

Also known as:

Certified Medical Assistant (CMA), Chiropractor Assistant, Clinical Assistant, Doctor's Assistant, Medical Assistant (MA), Medical Office Assistant, Optometric Assistant, Registered Medical Assistant (RMA)

Medical Assistants Job Outlook

Location 2019 Employment 2029 Employment Percent change Annual projected job openings
United States 725,200 864,400 19% 92,800

Medical Assistants Job Outlook

Location
2019 Employment
2029 Employment
Percent change
Annual projected job openings
United States
725,200
864,400
19%
92,800