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Wage information comes from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics Program. The OES is a semi-annual survey that provides wage and employment statistics for the nation, each state, and sub-state regions.
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Wages for Medical Assistants in UNITED STATES

Location Pay
Period
2018
10% 25% Median 75% 90%
United States Hourly $11.92 $13.65 $16.16 $18.84 $22.72
AreaName Yearly $24,790 $28,400 $33,610 $39,190 $47,250
Alaska Hourly $16.52 $18.52 $21.27 $23.89 $27.60
AreaName Yearly $34,360 $38,520 $44,230 $49,700 $57,410
District of Columbia Hourly $14.02 $16.50 $19.95 $23.12 $26.60
AreaName Yearly $29,160 $34,330 $41,500 $48,080 $55,320
Washington Hourly $15.14 $16.93 $19.53 $22.87 $25.44
AreaName Yearly $31,490 $35,210 $40,620 $47,560 $52,920
Minnesota Hourly $15.41 $16.92 $19.17 $22.25 $24.33
AreaName Yearly $32,060 $35,180 $39,880 $46,280 $50,610
Massachusetts Hourly $14.76 $16.54 $18.87 $22.12 $24.57
AreaName Yearly $30,700 $34,410 $39,240 $46,010 $51,120
Oregon Hourly $13.04 $15.81 $18.36 $21.50 $23.82
AreaName Yearly $27,120 $32,880 $38,200 $44,720 $49,540
Hawaii Hourly $13.15 $15.34 $17.99 $21.41 $24.15
AreaName Yearly $27,360 $31,900 $37,420 $44,530 $50,240
Connecticut Hourly $13.40 $15.69 $17.77 $20.40 $24.47
AreaName Yearly $27,880 $32,640 $36,950 $42,440 $50,900
New York Hourly $13.12 $15.07 $17.61 $20.91 $24.01
AreaName Yearly $27,280 $31,340 $36,640 $43,490 $49,940
North Dakota Hourly $13.51 $15.77 $17.54 $19.29 $22.47
AreaName Yearly $28,100 $32,800 $36,480 $40,130 $46,730
Wisconsin Hourly $13.45 $15.59 $17.52 $19.44 $22.52
AreaName Yearly $27,980 $32,430 $36,430 $40,440 $46,840
New Hampshire Hourly $13.84 $15.70 $17.50 $19.31 $22.31
AreaName Yearly $28,790 $32,670 $36,400 $40,160 $46,400
Vermont Hourly $13.97 $15.79 $17.45 $19.30 $23.19
AreaName Yearly $29,070 $32,840 $36,300 $40,150 $48,240
California Hourly $12.31 $14.33 $17.34 $21.71 $26.84
AreaName Yearly $25,600 $29,820 $36,080 $45,150 $55,830
Rhode Island Hourly $13.60 $15.54 $17.25 $18.92 $20.94
AreaName Yearly $28,290 $32,320 $35,880 $39,360 $43,550
Colorado Hourly $12.78 $14.86 $17.14 $19.45 $23.06
AreaName Yearly $26,590 $30,900 $35,640 $40,460 $47,960
New Jersey Hourly $12.64 $14.41 $16.97 $19.54 $23.27
AreaName Yearly $26,300 $29,960 $35,290 $40,650 $48,400
Maryland Hourly $12.90 $14.66 $16.96 $19.24 $23.00
AreaName Yearly $26,840 $30,500 $35,270 $40,030 $47,830
Maine Hourly $13.11 $14.67 $16.80 $18.90 $21.75
AreaName Yearly $27,260 $30,510 $34,940 $39,300 $45,250
Iowa Hourly $12.67 $14.33 $16.68 $18.85 $22.18
AreaName Yearly $26,350 $29,810 $34,700 $39,200 $46,130
Illinois Hourly $12.36 $14.07 $16.65 $19.30 $23.43
AreaName Yearly $25,700 $29,270 $34,640 $40,150 $48,730
Montana Hourly $12.73 $14.17 $16.38 $18.56 $21.58
AreaName Yearly $26,480 $29,470 $34,070 $38,610 $44,890
Idaho Hourly $12.18 $13.89 $16.27 $18.36 $19.99
AreaName Yearly $25,340 $28,900 $33,850 $38,190 $41,570
Virginia Hourly $11.93 $13.73 $16.21 $19.07 $23.42
AreaName Yearly $24,820 $28,560 $33,710 $39,670 $48,700
Nebraska Hourly $12.02 $13.60 $16.18 $19.33 $22.96
AreaName Yearly $25,000 $28,290 $33,660 $40,200 $47,750
Wyoming Hourly $11.99 $13.62 $16.07 $18.46 $21.45
AreaName Yearly $24,950 $28,330 $33,430 $38,390 $44,610
Nevada Hourly $12.31 $13.70 $15.84 $18.28 $21.03
AreaName Yearly $25,590 $28,500 $32,950 $38,020 $43,740
Arizona Hourly $12.45 $13.78 $15.81 $18.02 $19.64
AreaName Yearly $25,900 $28,660 $32,880 $37,470 $40,850
North Carolina Hourly $11.99 $13.54 $15.73 $17.96 $19.63
AreaName Yearly $24,940 $28,160 $32,710 $37,350 $40,820
Delaware Hourly $11.43 $13.37 $15.65 $18.47 $21.64
AreaName Yearly $23,770 $27,810 $32,560 $38,410 $45,000
Utah Hourly $12.49 $13.67 $15.54 $17.95 $19.64
AreaName Yearly $25,970 $28,420 $32,320 $37,340 $40,860
Missouri Hourly $10.95 $13.02 $15.48 $17.93 $19.77
AreaName Yearly $22,770 $27,080 $32,200 $37,290 $41,110
Florida Hourly $11.87 $13.36 $15.47 $18.03 $20.17
AreaName Yearly $24,700 $27,790 $32,170 $37,510 $41,960
Indiana Hourly $12.16 $13.45 $15.44 $17.81 $19.47
AreaName Yearly $25,300 $27,970 $32,110 $37,040 $40,490
Michigan Hourly $12.14 $13.45 $15.34 $17.87 $19.68
AreaName Yearly $25,250 $27,980 $31,900 $37,170 $40,940
Pennsylvania Hourly $11.69 $13.33 $15.30 $18.00 $20.72
AreaName Yearly $24,310 $27,720 $31,830 $37,450 $43,100
Georgia Hourly $11.08 $13.03 $15.28 $17.83 $19.79
AreaName Yearly $23,040 $27,100 $31,790 $37,080 $41,160
Ohio Hourly $11.39 $13.12 $15.23 $17.66 $19.32
AreaName Yearly $23,690 $27,290 $31,680 $36,730 $40,180
Kentucky Hourly $11.17 $12.98 $15.04 $17.63 $19.66
AreaName Yearly $23,230 $26,990 $31,290 $36,670 $40,900
South Carolina Hourly $11.29 $13.12 $15.01 $17.61 $19.57
AreaName Yearly $23,480 $27,290 $31,220 $36,630 $40,700
Tennessee Hourly $11.25 $13.03 $15.01 $17.75 $20.05
AreaName Yearly $23,390 $27,110 $31,220 $36,930 $41,710
Texas Hourly $10.61 $12.66 $14.92 $17.77 $19.83
AreaName Yearly $22,080 $26,340 $31,030 $36,950 $41,240
Kansas Hourly $11.00 $12.73 $14.68 $17.28 $19.43
AreaName Yearly $22,880 $26,490 $30,540 $35,930 $40,420
Virgin Islands Hourly $11.71 $13.02 $14.54 $17.14 $20.19
AreaName Yearly $24,350 $27,090 $30,250 $35,650 $41,990
Oklahoma Hourly $10.88 $12.66 $14.52 $17.11 $19.11
AreaName Yearly $22,620 $26,330 $30,200 $35,600 $39,740
New Mexico Hourly $10.85 $12.74 $14.45 $17.03 $19.17
AreaName Yearly $22,560 $26,500 $30,050 $35,420 $39,880
South Dakota Hourly $11.61 $12.92 $14.26 $15.92 $18.03
AreaName Yearly $24,150 $26,870 $29,660 $33,110 $37,510
Arkansas Hourly $10.51 $12.27 $14.10 $16.42 $18.83
AreaName Yearly $21,860 $25,520 $29,330 $34,150 $39,180
Mississippi Hourly $10.48 $12.15 $13.83 $15.64 $18.87
AreaName Yearly $21,810 $25,280 $28,770 $32,540 $39,250
Louisiana Hourly $9.63 $11.28 $13.52 $15.79 $18.54
AreaName Yearly $20,040 $23,460 $28,120 $32,850 $38,570
Alabama Hourly $10.02 $11.49 $13.45 $15.29 $18.21
AreaName Yearly $20,840 $23,890 $27,980 $31,800 $37,870
West Virginia Hourly $10.34 $11.70 $13.37 $14.96 $17.42
AreaName Yearly $21,500 $24,330 $27,810 $31,110 $36,240
Guam Hourly $9.46 $10.51 $12.26 $14.46 $17.66
AreaName Yearly $19,670 $21,850 $25,500 $30,080 $36,730
Puerto Rico Hourly $7.96 $8.55 $9.55 $11.34 $14.03
AreaName Yearly $16,550 $17,780 $19,870 $23,580 $29,190
American Samoa Hourly N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
AreaName Yearly N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Northern Mariana Islands Hourly N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
AreaName Yearly N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A