Austin, TX, February 01, 2018 --(PR.com
)-- The Medical Assistant Guide (CMA Guide), is the leading publication for certified medical assistants. Since launched in 2016, thousands of medical assisting students and certified medical assistants have been using the CMA guide for assistance with their education and career. In addition to a variety of tools and resources to assist medical assistants with their education and career, the CMA Guide publishes a quarterly salary report for medical assistants. The report compiles data taken from employers nationwide by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Salary.com, Payscale, Indeed, and Glassdoor.
The Q1 2018 Medical Assistant Salary report has been published on the CMA Guide. This salary report includes data for all 50 U.S. states and territories such as Guam and Puerto Rico. Additionally, salary data for the top 415 metropolitan regions across the United States are included. Below are a few data insights taken from the salary report:
Yearly Medical Assistant salaries range from $18,430 to $55,100
The U.S. mean hourly wage for certified medical assistants is $15.47
The U.S. mean annual salary for certified medical assistants is $32,176
Data for the Medical Assistant Guide’s 2018 Salary report comes from the highest quality nationwide data sources available. Our team compiles all of the salary data into one database before analyzing and drawing our insights.
Chris Jackson, the Chief Editor of the Medical Assistant Guide, had this to say about the 2018 Salary Report:
“This year’s salary report is quite a step up from our previous publication. This time we not only compiled and analyzed the most complete data available, but we also invested more into the content design to offer better access, insights, and usage with the data set.”
In addition to the 2018 Medical Assistant Salary report, the following resources are available at the Medical Assistant Guide:
Complete school database of CAAHEP Accredited Medical Assistant Programs
State by state forms, fees, and contact info to gain your RMA or CMA certification
An interactive FAQ to learn anything you could ever want to know about Medical Assisting
The Medical Assistant Guide is the leading online publication for medical assisting students and certified medical assistants. In addition to their website the publication also shares resources and new content regularly on Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, Google +, and LinkedIn.
About the Medical Assistant Guide: The Medical Assistant Guide is the leading online publication of educational and career assistance content for medical assistants. Get the education and career assistance you need for your medical assisting career with their team of experienced medical assistants on the editing staff and a bright engaged community of medical assistants interacting on the site.