How much does a Medical Assistant make in Sacramento, CA?

Updated Aug 3, 2021

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Employer Size

Experience

$36,328 /yr
Average Base Pay

29 salaries

$27K

Low

$36K

Average

$49K

High

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The average salary for Medical Assistant is $36,328 per year in Sacramento, CA Area. Salaries estimates are based on 29 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Medical Assistant employees in Sacramento, CA Area.

Seniority Levels

L2
Medical Assistant$36,328 /yr
L3
Senior Medical Assistant$37,282 /yr
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Sutter Health
3.9

Sutter Health

Medical Assistant - Hourly

$23

 /hr
Range: $18 - $27
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$18

$27

$18 - $27 Range

Dignity Health
3.8

Dignity Health

Medical Assistant - Hourly

$22

 /hr
Range: $19 - $26

$19

$26

$19 - $26 Range

Kaiser Permanente
4

Kaiser Permanente

Medical Assistant - Hourly

$29

 /hr
Range: $20 - $32

$20

$32

$20 - $32 Range

Marshall Medical Center
3.8

Marshall Medical Center

Medical Assistant - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $15 - $25

$15

$25

$15 - $25 Range

WellSpace Health
2.9

WellSpace Health

Medical Assistant - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $14 - $24

$14

$24

$14 - $24 Range

UC Davis Health
4.2

UC Davis Health

Medical Assistant - Hourly

$27

 /hr
Range: $21 - $29

$21

$29

$21 - $29 Range

Nivano Health
2.5

Nivano Health

Medical Assistant - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $10 - $18

$10

$18

$10 - $18 Range

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Elica Health Centers
2.5

Elica Health Centers

Medical Assistant - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $12 - $17

$12

$17

$12 - $17 Range

MED7 Urgent Care Centers
2.7

MED7 Urgent Care Centers

Medical Assistant - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $14 - $16

$14

$16

$14 - $16 Range

Kaiser Permanente
4

Kaiser Permanente

Medical Assistant - Hourly

$31

 /hr
Range: $24 - $33

$24

$33

$24 - $33 Range

The Hernried Center

Medical Assistant - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $16 - $19

$16

$19

$16 - $19 Range

2.4

MDSTAT Urgent Care

Medical Assistant - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $12 - $15

$12

$15

$12 - $15 Range

Aerotek
3.5

Aerotek

Medical Assistant

$36,555

 /yr
Range: $36K - $38K

$36K

$38K

$35,510 - $38,435 Range

Dignity Health
3.8

Dignity Health

Medical Assistant - Hourly

$22

 /hr
Range: $21 - $22

$21

$22

$21 - $22 Range

Planned Parenthood
3.6

Planned Parenthood

Medical Assistant - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $13 - $16

$13

$16

$13 - $16 Range

One Community Health
3.5

One Community Health

Medical Assistant - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $14 - $18

$14

$18

$14 - $18 Range

3.5

Sierra Management Group

Medical Assistant - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $18 - $19

$18

$19

$18 - $19 Range

Sacramento Ear, Nose & Throat
2.3

Sacramento Ear, Nose & Throat

Medical Assistant - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $18 - $19

$18

$19

$18 - $19 Range

4

Associated Family Physicians

Medical Assistant - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $13 - $20

$13

$20

$13 - $20 Range

Kaiser Permanente
4

Kaiser Permanente

Medical Assistant - Hourly
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$19 -$28

 hourly

$19

$28

$19 - $28 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Medical Assistant salaries

The average salary for a Medical Assistant is $36,328 per year in Sacramento, CA Area. Salaries estimates are based on 29 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Medical Assistant employees in Sacramento, CA Area.

The highest salary for a Medical Assistant in Sacramento, CA Area is $49,347 per year.

The lowest salary for a Medical Assistant in Sacramento, CA Area is $26,744 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Medical Assistant or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Medical Assistant.

Recent Salary Reports

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$23
hourly
A Medical Assistant reported making $23 per hour
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8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$20
hourly
A Medical Assistant reported making $20 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Temporary
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Hospital
$20
hourly
A Medical Assistant reported making $20 per hour
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Full-time
201 to 500 employees
 
Nonprofit Organization
$25
hourly
A Temperature Screener reported making $25 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$20
hourly
A Medical Assistant reported making $20 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Private Practice / Firm
$30
hourly
A Medical Assistant reported making $30 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$14
hourly
A Medical Assistant reported making $14 per hour
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3-4 years experience
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment