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Medical office assistant salary in United States

How much does a Medical Office Assistant make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $17.08
Low $12.54
High $23.25
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a medical office assistant is $17.08 per hour in the United States. 8.1k salaries reported, updated at January 25, 2023

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Top companies for Medical Office Assistants in United States

  1. Primacare Medical Center
    9 reviews34 salaries reported
    $26.55per hour
  2. $23.68per hour
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Highest paying cities for Medical Office Assistants near United States

  1. New York, NY
    $20.22 per hour
    81 salaries reported
  2. Sacramento, CA
    $20.09 per hour
    12 salaries reported
  3. Long Beach, CA
    $18.88 per hour
    38 salaries reported
  1. San Diego, CA
    $18.83 per hour
    55 salaries reported
  2. Baltimore, MD
    $18.07 per hour
    50 salaries reported
  3. Phoenix, AZ
    $17.68 per hour
    54 salaries reported
  1. Jacksonville, FL
    $17.57 per hour
    54 salaries reported
  2. Tampa, FL
    $16.10 per hour
    45 salaries reported
  3. Orlando, FL
    $15.66 per hour
    58 salaries reported
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Where can a Medical Office Assistant earn more?

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Most common benefits for Medical Office Assistants

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Free parking
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 2,889 ratings

35% of Medical Office 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 United States?

Medical Receptionist

74,026 job openings

Average $16.33 per hour

Receptionist/Administrative Assistant

1,101 job openings

Average $17.10 per hour

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Common questions about salaries for a Medical Office Assistant

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