Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Certified Medical Assistant make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$64,360 / yrTotal Pay
$46,291 / yrBase Pay
$18,070 / yrAdditional Pay

$64,360

 / yr
$32K$278K
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The estimated total pay for a Certified Medical Assistant is $64,360 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $46,291 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $18,070 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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What are some related job titles for Certified Medical Assistant?

Some related job titles are Clinical Medical Assistant Salaries with median pay of $65,252, Medical Assistant/Phlebotomist Salaries with median pay of $59,342, Medical Office Assistant Salaries with median pay of $58,607, Patient Care Technician Salaries with median pay of $60,820.

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Baylor Scott & White Health
3.8

Baylor Scott & White Health

Certified Medical Assistant

$35,953

 /yr
Range: $27K - $164K

$27K

$164K

$26,649 - $164,003 Range

Providence
3.7

Providence

Certified Medical Assistant - Hourly

$23

 /hr
Range: $9 - $30

$9

$30

$9 - $30 Range

Ascension
3.4

Ascension

Certified Medical Assistant - Hourly

$13

$23

$13 - $23 Range

Kaiser Permanente
3.9

Kaiser Permanente

Certified Medical Assistant - Hourly

$15

$35

$15 - $35 Range

Sutter Health
3.8

Sutter Health

Certified Medical Assistant - Hourly

$13

$36

$13 - $36 Range

Aerotek
3.5

Aerotek

Certified Medical Assistant

$40,257

 /yr
Range: $33K - $51K

$33K

$51K

$33,155 - $51,347 Range

DAIYA Healthcare
3.5

DAIYA Healthcare

Certified Medical Assistant - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $21 - $21

$21

$21

$21 - $21 Range

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Advocate Aurora Health
3.8

Advocate Aurora Health

Certified Medical Assistant - Hourly

$15

$26

$15 - $26 Range

HCA Healthcare
3.4

HCA Healthcare

Certified Medical Assistant - Hourly

$14

$30

$14 - $30 Range

AMITA Health
3.3

AMITA Health

Certified Medical Assistant

$42,853

 /yr
Range: $35K - $45K

$35K

$45K

$34,652 - $44,594 Range

Concentra
3.1

Concentra

Certified Medical Assistant - Hourly

$14

$28

$14 - $28 Range

Swedish
3.2

Swedish

Certified Medical Assistant - Hourly

$23

 /hr
Range: $19 - $33

$19

$33

$19 - $33 Range

The Palo Alto Medical Foundation
3.8

The Palo Alto Medical Foundation

Certified Medical Assistant - Hourly

$30

 /hr
Range: $21 - $37

$21

$37

$21 - $37 Range

Northwestern Medicine
3.8

Northwestern Medicine

Certified Medical Assistant - Hourly

$18

$26

$18 - $26 Range

CHRISTUS Health
3.6

CHRISTUS Health

Certified Medical Assistant

$33,832

 /yr
Range: $32K - $37K

$32K

$37K

$32,176 - $37,215 Range

Tenet Healthcare
3.0

Tenet Healthcare

Certified Medical Assistant - Hourly

$13

$61

$13 - $61 Range

General Healthcare Resources
3.6

General Healthcare Resources

Certified Medical Assistant - Hourly

$19

$37

$19 - $37 Range

Duly Health and Care
3.0

Duly Health and Care

Certified Medical Assistant - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $16 - $23

$16

$23

$16 - $23 Range

Atlantic Health System
3.9

Atlantic Health System

Certified Medical Assistant - Hourly

$18

$30

$18 - $30 Range

Dignity Health
3.7

Dignity Health

Certified Medical Assistant - Hourly

$18

$26

$18 - $26 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Certified Medical Assistant salaries

The national average salary for a Certified Medical Assistant is $36,552 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Certified Medical Assistant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1385 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Certified Medical Assistant employees.

The highest salary for a Certified Medical Assistant in United States is $50,024 per year.

The lowest salary for a Certified Medical Assistant in United States is $26,708 per year.

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