Salaries in any job vary depending on an individuals work experience, education, certifications, the job position, where it’s located, and the company’s financial situation, and medical assisting is no exception. Those looking to work in the medical assisting industry in Missouri will find that some of the largest employers in the state offer medical assisting jobs. For example, Barnes-Jewish Hospital and St. John’s Hospital both hire those with medical assistant backgrounds and education. The average median medical assistant salary in Missouri is a little over $29,000.00, slightly less than the national average median for U.S. medical assistants, which is $32,000.00.
|AREA_NAME||Hourly Wage||Annaul Average||Total Employment||JOBS_1000|
|Cape Girardeau-Jackson, MO-IL||$11.73||$24,400.00||220||5.245|
|Jefferson City, MO||$13.99||$29,100.00||100||1.4|
|Kansas City, MO-KS||$15.67||$32,590.00||3,440||3.484|
|St. Joseph, MO-KS||$13.75||$28,600.00||160||2.992|
|St. Louis, MO-IL||$13.80||$28,700.00||5,050||3.91|