Arizona Medical Assistant Salary

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

Average Salary of a Arizona Medical Assistant

According to Indeed.com, the average salary of a Medical Assistant was $31,000 vs the national salary of $38,000. A Medical Assistant in Arizona saw a healthy number of companies featuring over 3,187 jobs. The types of jobs posted ranged from Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Temporary, and Commission while the most common level of experience required for these jobs was Senior Level.

In USD as of September 26, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Arizona Medical Assistant $31,000 Bar high
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Average Medical Assistant salaries for job postings in Arizona are 18% lower than average Medical Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were CSL Plasma, MY DR NOW, Accountable Healthcare Staffing, HonorHealth, and Tucson Medical Center offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Temporary, and Commission with Senior Level, Mid Level, and Entry 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 $32,000 Bar high
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Average Clinical Medical Assistant salaries for job postings in Arizona are 18% lower than average Clinical Medical Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Accountable Healthcare Staffing, TherapyTravelers, Staff Abrazo Medical Group, HealthSouth, and Fresenius Medical Care offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Contract, and Commission with Mid Level, Entry Level, and Senior Level required.

Dental Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Dental Assistant $48,000 Bar high
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Average Dental Assistant salaries for job postings in Arizona are 18% lower than average Dental Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were University of Arizona, Accountable Healthcare Staffing, Terradin LLC, McDonalds, and State of Arizona offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Temporary, Commission, and Internship with Mid Level, Senior Level, and Entry Level required.

Medical Administration Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Medical Administration Assistant $34,000 Bar high
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Average Medical Administration Assistant salaries for job postings in Arizona are 18% lower than average Medical Administration Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were CSL Plasma, Atria Senior Living, Cigna, Tucson Physician Group Holdings, and Southwest Key Programs offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Contract, and Commission with Entry Level, Mid Level, and Senior Level required.

Medical Laboratory Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Medical Laboratory Assistant $24,000 Bar high
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Average Medical Laboratory Assistant salaries for job postings in Arizona are 18% lower than average Medical Laboratory Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Phoenix Children's Hospital, Planned Parenthood Arizona, Inc., Oasis Behavioral Health, University of Arizona, and CSL Behring offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Contract, and Commission with Entry Level, Mid Level, and Senior Level required.

Nursing Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Nursing Assistant $41,000 Bar high
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Average Nursing Assistant salaries for job postings in Arizona are 18% lower than average Nursing Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Accountable Healthcare Staffing, CSL Behring, TherapyTravelers, Sante, and Kindred At Home offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Temporary, and Commission with Mid Level, Senior Level, and Entry Level required.

Patient Care Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Patient Care Assistant $47,000 Bar high
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Average Patient Care Assistant salaries for job postings in Arizona are 18% lower than average Patient Care Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were TherapyTravelers, Accountable Healthcare Staffing, Safeway, HonorHealth, and Kindred At Home offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Temporary, Commission, and Internship with Senior Level, Entry Level, and Mid Level required.

Pediatric Medical Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Pediatric Medical Assistant $49,000 Bar high
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Average Pediatric Medical Assistant salaries for job postings in Arizona are 18% lower than average Pediatric Medical Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were MY DR NOW, BrightStar Care, Mercy Gilbert Medical Center, Take Care Health, and A-Team Solutions offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Internship, and Contract with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Physical Therapy Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Physical Therapy Assistant $49,000 Bar high
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Average Physical Therapy Assistant salaries for job postings in Arizona are 18% lower than average Physical Therapy Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Interim HealthCare, Physiotherapy Associates, The US Oncology Network, Genesis Healthcare, and Therapy Management Corporation offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Temporary, and Commission with Entry Level, Mid Level, and Senior Level required.

Respiratory Care Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Respiratory Care Assistant $47,000 Bar high
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Average Respiratory Care Assistant salaries for job postings in Arizona are 18% lower than average Respiratory Care Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Copper Health Oro Valley, Banner Health, University of Arizona, Gilbert Hospital, and Fresenius Medical Care offering Full-time and Part-time with Mid Level and Entry Level required.

Veterinarian Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Veterinarian Assistant $22,000 Bar high
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Average Veterinarian Assistant salaries for job postings in Arizona are 18% lower than average Veterinarian Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Vetco Clinics, Banfield Pet Hospital, VIP Petcare, and VCA Antech, Inc. offering Contract, Full-time, and Part-time with Entry Level required.

Top Employers of Arizona Medical Assistant’s

According to Indeed.com, there were approximately 3,187 jobs for a Arizona Medical Assistant with most employers looking for Senior Level, Mid Level, and Entry Level candidates.

Company # Jobs Available*
Banner Health 198 jobs
CSL Behring 183 jobs
CSL Plasma 93 jobs
MY DR NOW 72 jobs
Accountable Healthcare Staffing 66 jobs
HonorHealth 47 jobs
Tucson Medical Center 37 jobs
Abrazo Health Care 29 jobs
Yavapai Regional Medical Center (YRMC) 28 jobs
Phoenix Children's Hospital 27 jobs
Ajilon 26 jobs
NextCare Urgent Care Clinics 26 jobs
Barnet Dulaney Perkins Eye Center 26 jobs
Fresenius Medical Care 25 jobs
Kindred At Home 25 jobs

Top Cities with the Most Job Openings

According to Indeed.com, there were a total of 3,187 Medical Assistant jobs in Arizona.

City # Jobs Available*
Phoenix, AZ 296 jobs
Tucson, AZ 174 jobs
Arizona 123 jobs
Chandler, AZ 72 jobs
Mesa, AZ 50 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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