Connecticut Medical Assistant Salary

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

Average Salary of a Connecticut Medical Assistant

According to Indeed.com, the average salary of a Medical Assistant was $44,000 vs the national salary of $38,000. A Medical Assistant in Connecticut saw a healthy number of companies featuring over 2,056 jobs. The types of jobs posted ranged from Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Contract, Commission, and Internship while the most common level of experience required for these jobs was Mid Level.

In USD as of September 26, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Connecticut Medical Assistant $44,000 Bar high
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Average Medical Assistant salaries for job postings in Connecticut are 15% higher than average Medical Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Dungarvin, ABI Resources LLC, Yale New Haven Hospital, Saint Francis Care, and St. Vincent’s Health Services offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Contract, Commission, and Internship with Mid Level, Senior 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 $44,000 Bar high
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Average Clinical Medical Assistant salaries for job postings in Connecticut are 15% higher than average Clinical Medical Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Hospital of Central Connecticut, St. Vincent’s Health Services, Hartford Hospital, Yale New Haven Hospital, and Northeast Medical Group 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 $68,000 Bar high
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Average Dental Assistant salaries for job postings in Connecticut are 15% higher than average Dental Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Bright Horizons Family Solutions, ProHealth Physicians, Np Now, Amedisys, Inc., and Pep Boys offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Contract, 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 $48,000 Bar high
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Average Medical Administration Assistant salaries for job postings in Connecticut are 15% higher than average Medical Administration Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Yale New Haven Hospital, Jefferson Radiology, Bristol Hospital, PhysicianOne Urgent Care, and Gilead Community Services, Inc. offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, and Contract with Mid Level, Entry Level, and Senior Level required.

Medical Laboratory Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Medical Laboratory Assistant $34,000 Bar high
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Average Medical Laboratory Assistant salaries for job postings in Connecticut are 15% higher than average Medical Laboratory Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Jefferson Radiology, Stamford Hospital, Northeast Medical Group, UCONN Health Center, and Connecticut Children's Medical Center offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, and Commission with Mid Level, Entry Level, and Senior Level required.

Nursing Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Nursing Assistant $58,000 Bar high
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Average Nursing Assistant salaries for job postings in Connecticut are 15% higher than average Nursing Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Dungarvin, Atria Senior Living, Yale New Haven Hospital, Hartford Hospital, and Benchmark Senior Living offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Contract, 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 $66,000 Bar high
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Average Patient Care Assistant salaries for job postings in Connecticut are 15% higher than average Patient Care Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Yale New Haven Hospital, Saint Francis Care, Hartford Hospital, Norwalk Hospital, and Hospital of Central Connecticut offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Contract, and Commission 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 $69,000 Bar high
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Average Pediatric Medical Assistant salaries for job postings in Connecticut are 15% higher than average Pediatric Medical Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Community Health Center, Inc., All About Kids, Saint Francis Care, BrightStar Care, and Lawrence & Memorial Hospital 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 $69,000 Bar high
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Average Physical Therapy Assistant salaries for job postings in Connecticut are 15% higher than average Physical Therapy Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Stern Rehab, Preferred Therapy Solutions, Alliance Rehab, TherapyTravelers, and Yale New Haven Hospital offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, and Contract with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Respiratory Care Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Respiratory Care Assistant $66,000 Bar high
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Average Respiratory Care Assistant salaries for job postings in Connecticut are 15% higher than average Respiratory Care Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Stamford Hospital, Yale New Haven Hospital, UCONN Health Center, Hebrew HealthCare, and Fresenius Medical Care offering Full-time, Part-time, and Temporary with Entry Level required.

Veterinarian Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Veterinarian Assistant $31,000 Bar high
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Average Veterinarian Assistant salaries for job postings in Connecticut are 15% higher than average Veterinarian Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Banfield Pet Hospital, Vetco Clinics, Montville Animal Hospital, Brookfield Animal Hospital, and Monroe Town and Country Veterinary Hospital offering Contract, Part-time, and Full-time with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Top Employers of Connecticut Medical Assistant’s

According to Indeed.com, there were approximately 2,056 jobs for a Connecticut Medical Assistant with most employers looking for Mid Level, Senior Level, and Entry Level candidates.

Company # Jobs Available*
Dungarvin 97 jobs
ABI Resources LLC 65 jobs
Yale New Haven Hospital 57 jobs
Saint Francis Care 48 jobs
St. Vincent’s Health Services 44 jobs
Norwalk Hospital 44 jobs
Hartford Hospital 42 jobs
UCONN Health Center 39 jobs
Northeast Medical Group 31 jobs
Gaylord Specialty Healthcare 29 jobs
Execu | Search 28 jobs
Vetco Clinics 27 jobs
Hartford HealthCare Medical Group 26 jobs
Wendy's 24 jobs
Hospital of Central Connecticut 23 jobs

Top Cities with the Most Job Openings

According to Indeed.com, there were a total of 2,056 Medical Assistant jobs in Connecticut.

City # Jobs Available*
Windham County, CT 109 jobs
Hartford, CT 109 jobs
New Haven, CT 78 jobs
Bridgeport, CT 31 jobs
Waterbury, CT 25 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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