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Certified Medical Assistant salary in New York, NY

How much does a Certified Medical Assistant make in New York, NY?

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The average salary for a certified medical assistant is $20.24 per hour in New York, NY. 193 salaries reported, updated at June 29, 2022.

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Salaries by years of experience in New York, NY

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Top companies for Certified Medical Assistants in New York, NY

  1. Texas Health and Human Services Commission
    2391 reviews5 salaries reported
    $30.00per hour
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Highest paying cities for Certified Medical Assistants near New York, NY

  1. New York, NY
    $20.24 per hour
    193 salaries reported
  2. Mount Kisco, NY
    $20.10 per hour
    58 salaries reported
  3. Staten Island, NY
    $19.92 per hour
    25 salaries reported
  1. Poughkeepsie, NY
    $19.86 per hour
    16 salaries reported
  2. Fishkill, NY
    $19.49 per hour
    11 salaries reported
  3. Bronx, NY
    $19.25 per hour
    50 salaries reported
  1. Brooklyn, NY
    $18.33 per hour
    120 salaries reported
  2. Buffalo, NY
    $16.45 per hour
    10 salaries reported
  3. Rochester, NY
    $15.79 per hour
    11 salaries reported
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Where can a Certified Medical Assistant earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Certified Medical Assistants

Top certifications
Epic Certification
Top skills
Acute Care
Top licenses

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Top CertificationsSalaryJob openingsCompanies
5 jobs5
237 jobs1,452
114 jobs285
286 jobs949
598 jobs2,475
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Most common benefits for Certified Medical Assistants

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • 403(b)
  • 403(b) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Free parking
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Loan repayment program
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Parental leave
  • Pet insurance
  • Professional development assistance
  • Profit sharing
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Travel reimbursement
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
  • Wellness program
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 669 ratings

36% of Certified Medical Assistants in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in New York, NY?

Medical Assistant

2,762 job openings

Average $19.63 per hour

Back Office Medical Assistant

2,834 job openings

Average $19.49 per hour

Obstetrics and Gynecology Physician

113 job openings

Average $64,289 per year

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