The job of a medical assistant may include administrative and some clinical duties. Typically, administrative duties include scheduling appointments and maintaining medical records. Clinical duties may include taking a patient’s vital signs and medical history. Medical assistants find work in physician’s offices, hospitals, outpatient care centers, and other health-related settings. No formal education beyond a high school diploma is required. According to May 2013 statistics from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the annual mean wage for a medical assistant ranges from $23,310 to $39,610. The annual mean wage or medical assistant salary in Arizona for a medical assistant is $31,350, or $15.07 per hour.
|AREA_NAME||$ Hourly Wage||$ Annaul Average||Total Employment||JOBS_1000|
|Lake Havasu City - Kingman, AZ||$13.82||$28,750.00||510||11.556|