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Wages for Medical Assistants in FLORIDA

Location Pay Period 2018
Low Median High
United States Hourly $11.92 $16.16 $22.72
United States Yearly $24,790 $33,610 $47,250
Florida Hourly $11.87 $15.47 $20.17
Florida Yearly $24,700 $32,170 $41,960
Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island, FL Metro Area Hourly $14.32 $18.01 $23.21
Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island, FL Metro Area Yearly $29,790 $37,460 $48,270
North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metro Area Hourly $13.22 $17.07 $22.19
North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metro Area Yearly $27,510 $35,510 $46,160
Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL Metro Area Hourly $12.72 $16.66 $19.40
Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL Metro Area Yearly $26,450 $34,660 $40,340
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL Metro Area Hourly $12.10 $16.44 $22.22
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL Metro Area Yearly $25,160 $34,190 $46,220
Homosassa Springs, FL Metro Area Hourly $12.24 $16.07 $20.38
Homosassa Springs, FL Metro Area Yearly $25,450 $33,430 $42,390
Port St. Lucie, FL Metro Area Hourly $12.05 $15.68 $19.47
Port St. Lucie, FL Metro Area Yearly $25,070 $32,620 $40,500
Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metro Area Hourly $12.27 $15.47 $20.48
Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metro Area Yearly $25,520 $32,180 $42,610
Punta Gorda, FL Metro Area Hourly $11.77 $15.45 $18.66
Punta Gorda, FL Metro Area Yearly $24,490 $32,130 $38,810
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metro Area Hourly $11.83 $15.37 $19.03
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metro Area Yearly $24,600 $31,960 $39,580
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metro Area Hourly $12.36 $15.20 $19.18
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metro Area Yearly $25,700 $31,620 $39,900
Jacksonville, FL Metro Area Hourly $11.64 $15.02 $21.48
Jacksonville, FL Metro Area Yearly $24,210 $31,240 $44,670
Sebring, FL Metro Area Hourly $9.59 $14.77 $19.98
Sebring, FL Metro Area Yearly $19,950 $30,730 $41,560
Sebastian-Vero Beach, FL Metro Area Hourly $11.83 $14.73 $21.25
Sebastian-Vero Beach, FL Metro Area Yearly $24,600 $30,650 $44,200
Tallahassee, FL Metro Area Hourly $11.81 $14.68 $20.72
Tallahassee, FL Metro Area Yearly $24,560 $30,530 $43,090
Gainesville, FL Metro Area Hourly $10.92 $14.51 $19.18
Gainesville, FL Metro Area Yearly $22,710 $30,190 $39,900
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL Metro Area Hourly $11.21 $14.51 $18.57
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL Metro Area Yearly $23,320 $30,180 $38,630
The Villages, FL Metro Area Hourly $12.23 $14.48 $18.64
The Villages, FL Metro Area Yearly $25,430 $30,120 $38,780
Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL Metro Area Hourly $11.88 $14.35 $18.76
Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL Metro Area Yearly $24,720 $29,850 $39,030
Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metro Area Hourly $10.85 $14.31 $19.27
Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metro Area Yearly $22,580 $29,760 $40,090
Panama City, FL Metro Area Hourly $10.59 $14.27 $21.82
Panama City, FL Metro Area Yearly $22,020 $29,680 $45,390
Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metro Area Hourly $11.48 $14.22 $18.19
Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metro Area Yearly $23,890 $29,590 $37,840
South Florida Balance of State Hourly $10.84 $14.10 $18.31
South Florida Balance of State Yearly $22,540 $29,340 $38,090
Ocala, FL Metro Area Hourly $9.21 $13.90 $18.61
Ocala, FL Metro Area Yearly $19,160 $28,920 $38,720
North Florida Balance of State Hourly $10.35 $13.12 $17.59
North Florida Balance of State Yearly $21,530 $27,290 $36,590


Occupation Description
Medical Assistants

Perform administrative and certain clinical duties under the direction of a physician. Administrative duties may include scheduling appointments, maintaining medical records, billing, and coding information for insurance purposes. Clinical duties may include taking and recording vital signs and medical histories, preparing patients for examination, drawing blood, and administering medications as directed by physician. Excludes "Physician Assistants".

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