Alabama Medical Assistant Salary

This page provides you with a complete overview of the Medical Assisting field in the state of Alabama. Here you will find statistics on salaries, careers, jobs and best cities hiring a Medical Assistant and more.

Average Salary of a Alabama Medical Assistant

According to Indeed.com, the average salary of a Medical Assistant was $38,000 vs the national salary of $38,000. A Medical Assistant in Alabama saw a healthy number of companies featuring over 1,225 jobs. The types of jobs posted ranged from Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, and Contract while the most common level of experience required for these jobs was Entry Level.

In USD as of September 26, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Alabama Medical Assistant $38,000 Bar high
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Average Medical Assistant salaries for job postings in Alabama are 1% higher than average Medical Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Fresenius Medical Care, Baptist Healthcare of Alabama, CSL Behring, St Vincent's East, and American Family Care offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, and Contract with Entry Level, Senior Level, and Mid Level required.

Additional Salaries by Assistant Type

In this section explore additional details on the following specialities:

  1. Clinical Medical Assistant
  2. Dental Assistant
  3. Medical Administration Assistant
  4. Medical Laboratory Assistant
  5. Nursing Assistant
  6. Patient Care Assistant
  7. Pediatric Medical Assistant
  8. Physical Therapy Assistant
  9. Respiratory Care Assistant
  10. Veterinarian Assistant

Clinical Medical Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Clinical Medical Assistant $39,000 Bar high
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Average Clinical Medical Assistant salaries for job postings in Alabama are 1% higher than average Clinical Medical Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were UAB Medicine – UA Health Services Foundation (UAHSF), MainStreet Family Urgent Care, University of Alabama at Birmingham, IOD Incorporated, and Restore Therapy Jobs offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, and Contract with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Dental Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Dental Assistant $59,000 Bar high
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Average Dental Assistant salaries for job postings in Alabama are 1% higher than average Dental Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Restore Therapy Jobs, MainStreet Family Urgent Care, Brookdale, Pilot Flying J, and Aspen Dental offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Temporary, and Commission with Mid Level, Entry Level, and Senior Level required.

Medical Administration Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Medical Administration Assistant $42,000 Bar high
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Average Medical Administration Assistant salaries for job postings in Alabama are 1% higher than average Medical Administration Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Medstar EMS, MainStreet Family Urgent Care, CIOX Health, IOD Incorporated, and DCH Health System offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, and Contract with Mid Level and Entry Level required.

Medical Laboratory Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Medical Laboratory Assistant $30,000 Bar high
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Average Medical Laboratory Assistant salaries for job postings in Alabama are 1% higher than average Medical Laboratory Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were UAB Medicine – UA Health Services Foundation (UAHSF), Jackson Hospital, University of South Alabama, McCall & Lee, LLC, and Auburn University Faculty offering Full-time, Part-time, and Temporary with Mid Level and Entry Level required.

Nursing Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Nursing Assistant $51,000 Bar high
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Average Nursing Assistant salaries for job postings in Alabama are 1% higher than average Nursing Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Golden Living Centers, Therapy Management Corporation, SavaSeniorCare, Kindred At Home, and PETSMART offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, and Temporary with Mid Level and Entry Level required.

Patient Care Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Patient Care Assistant $58,000 Bar high
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Average Patient Care Assistant salaries for job postings in Alabama are 1% higher than average Patient Care Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Restore Therapy Jobs, Golden Living Centers, Amedisys, Inc., SavaSeniorCare, and Kindred At Home offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, and Contract with Mid Level and Entry Level required.

Pediatric Medical Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Pediatric Medical Assistant $61,000 Bar high
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Average Pediatric Medical Assistant salaries for job postings in Alabama are 1% higher than average Pediatric Medical Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Helping Hands Therapy, Medstar EMS, Lifeguard Ambulance Service, HealthCare Traveler Jobs, and BrightStar Care offering Full-time, Part-time, and Temporary with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Physical Therapy Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Physical Therapy Assistant $61,000 Bar high
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Average Physical Therapy Assistant salaries for job postings in Alabama are 1% higher than average Physical Therapy Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Golden Living Centers, Restore Therapy Jobs, Therapy Management Corporation, Kindred At Home, and Fresenius Medical Care offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, and Contract with Mid Level and Entry Level required.

Respiratory Care Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Respiratory Care Assistant $58,000 Bar high
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Average Respiratory Care Assistant salaries for job postings in Alabama are 1% higher than average Respiratory Care Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Cullman Regional Medical Center, Select Specialty Hospital, SAVA SENIOR CARE – South Haven Health and Rehabilitation Center, SAVA SENIOR CARE – CEDAR CREST, and SAVA SENIOR CARE – Fairview Health and Rehabilitation Center offering Full-time, Part-time, and Temporary with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Veterinarian Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Veterinarian Assistant $27,000 Bar high
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Average Veterinarian Assistant salaries for job postings in Alabama are 1% higher than average Veterinarian Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Banfield Pet Hospital, Auburn University Faculty, and North Alabama Spay & Neuter Clinic offering Full-time and Part-time with Entry Level required.

Top Employers of Alabama Medical Assistant’s

According to Indeed.com, there were approximately 1,225 jobs for a Alabama Medical Assistant with most employers looking for Entry Level, Senior Level, and Mid Level candidates.

Company # Jobs Available*
Fresenius Medical Care 56 jobs
Baptist Healthcare of Alabama 37 jobs
CSL Behring 35 jobs
St Vincent's East 33 jobs
American Family Care 31 jobs
Children's Health System 30 jobs
Jackson Hospital 29 jobs
DCH Health System 29 jobs
Southeast Alabama Medical Center 27 jobs
St Vincent's Birmingham 27 jobs
UAB Medical West 26 jobs
UAB Medicine 26 jobs
Pilot Flying J 24 jobs
DaVita 20 jobs
CSL Plasma 20 jobs

Top Cities with the Most Job Openings

According to Indeed.com, there were a total of 1,225 Medical Assistant jobs in Alabama.

City # Jobs Available*
Birmingham, AL 78 jobs
Mobile, AL 33 jobs
Montgomery, AL 28 jobs
Huntsville, AL 18 jobs
Alabama 12 jobs

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*Indicates number of job postings as of September, 2016.

Written by Robert Sanchez
Robert Sanchez is HealthGrad.com's Chief Editorialist. Robert Sanchez has over 10 years experience in the Healthcare field and more recently has become an avid writer advising on career and job topics in this exciting field.

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