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How much does a Medical Assistant make in Houston, TX?

Updated Aug 4, 2021

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$34,839 /yr
Average Base Pay

62 salaries

$29K

Low

$35K

Average

$42K

High

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The average salary for Medical Assistant is $34,839 per year in Houston, TX Area. Salaries estimates are based on 62 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Medical Assistant employees in Houston, TX Area.

Seniority Levels

L2
Medical Assistant$34,839 /yr
L3
Senior Medical Assistant$35,535 /yr
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Memorial Hermann Health System
3.9

Memorial Hermann Health System

Medical Assistant - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $14 - $25
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$14

$25

$14 - $25 Range

Texas Children's Hospital
4

Texas Children's Hospital

Medical Assistant - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $16 - $19

$16

$19

$16 - $19 Range

Kelsey-Seybold Clinic
3.6

Kelsey-Seybold Clinic

Medical Assistant - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $14 - $20

$14

$20

$14 - $20 Range

Houston Methodist
4.2

Houston Methodist

Medical Assistant - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $16 - $23

$16

$23

$16 - $23 Range

The University of Texas Medical Branch
3.8

The University of Texas Medical Branch

Medical Assistant

$33,169

 /yr
Range: $32K - $36K

$32K

$36K

$32,377 - $36,021 Range

MD Anderson Cancer Center
4.2

MD Anderson Cancer Center

Medical Assistant - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $16 - $19

$16

$19

$16 - $19 Range

Baylor College of Medicine
3.8

Baylor College of Medicine

Medical Assistant - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $16 - $23

$16

$23

$16 - $23 Range

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Aerotek
3.5

Aerotek

Medical Assistant

$35,162

 /yr
Range: $35K - $40K

$35K

$40K

$34,675 - $39,688 Range

Next Level Urgent Care
3.3

Next Level Urgent Care

Medical Assistant - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $18 - $24

$18

$24

$18 - $24 Range

HCA Healthcare
3.5

HCA Healthcare

Medical Assistant - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $11 - $17

$11

$17

$11 - $17 Range

AIDS Healthcare Foundation
4.4

AIDS Healthcare Foundation

Medical Assistant - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $16 - $17

$16

$17

$16 - $17 Range

Blue Fish Pediatrics
2.9

Blue Fish Pediatrics

Medical Assistant - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $12 - $13

$12

$13

$12 - $13 Range

U.S. Dermatology Partners
3.3

U.S. Dermatology Partners

Medical Assistant - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $16 - $21

$16

$21

$16 - $21 Range

Texas Oncology
3.5

Texas Oncology

Medical Assistant - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $15 - $21

$15

$21

$15 - $21 Range

Concentra
3.2

Concentra

Medical Assistant - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $13 - $17

$13

$17

$13 - $17 Range

UTHealth
4.1

UTHealth

Medical Assistant - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $14 - $22

$14

$22

$14 - $22 Range

Texas ENT Specialists
3.1

Texas ENT Specialists

Medical Assistant - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $12 - $17

$12

$17

$12 - $17 Range

1960 Family Practice
1.3

1960 Family Practice

Medical Assistant - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $12 - $18

$12

$18

$12 - $18 Range

DermSurgery.org
3.7

DermSurgery.org

Medical Assistant - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $15 - $16

$15

$16

$15 - $16 Range

UT Physicians
3.2

UT Physicians

Medical Assistant - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $15 - $19

$15

$19

$15 - $19 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Medical Assistant salaries

The average salary for a Medical Assistant is $34,839 per year in Houston, TX Area. Salaries estimates are based on 62 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Medical Assistant employees in Houston, TX Area.

The highest salary for a Medical Assistant in Houston, TX Area is $41,547 per year.

The lowest salary for a Medical Assistant in Houston, TX Area is $29,214 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent medical assistant salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$2,000
monthly
A Medical Assistant reported making $2,000 per month
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$16
hourly
A Certified Medical Assistant reported making $16 per hour
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$15
hourly
A Medical Assistant reported making $15 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$40,100
per year
A Medical Assistant reported making $40,100 per year
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10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Hospital
$18
hourly
A Medical Assistant reported making $18 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Temporary
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$45,000
per year
A Medical Assistant reported making $45,000 per year
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Full-time
10000+ employees
 
Government
$22
hourly
A Medical Assistant reported making $22 per hour
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8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$24
hourly
A Certified Clinical Medical Assistant reported making $24 per hour
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5-7 years experience
Contract
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$21
hourly
A Certified Medical Assistant reported making $21 per hour
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10+ years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private