Maine Medical Assistant Salary

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

Average Salary of a Maine Medical Assistant

According to Indeed.com, the average salary of a Medical Assistant was $34,000 vs the national salary of $38,000. A Medical Assistant in Maine saw a healthy number of companies featuring over 794 jobs. The types of jobs posted ranged from Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Contract, and Commission while the most common level of experience required for these jobs was Entry Level.

In USD as of September 26, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Maine Medical Assistant $34,000 Bar high
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Average Medical Assistant salaries for job postings in Maine are 12% lower than average Medical Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were MAS Medical Staffing, Eastern Maine Medical Center, Central Maine Medical Center, St. Joseph Hospital, and MaineGeneral Health offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Contract, and Commission with Entry 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 $34,000 Bar high
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Average Clinical Medical Assistant salaries for job postings in Maine are 12% lower than average Clinical Medical Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Maine Medical Partners, The Aroostook Medical Center, Kindred At Home, Mercy Hospital, and University of New England offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Contract, and Commission with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Dental Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Dental Assistant $52,000 Bar high
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Average Dental Assistant salaries for job postings in Maine are 12% lower than average Dental Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Interim HealthCare, ReadyNurse Staffing Services, Maine General Medical Center, ResCare, and Friendly’s offering Full-time, Part-time, and Contract with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Medical Administration Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Medical Administration Assistant $37,000 Bar high
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Average Medical Administration Assistant salaries for job postings in Maine are 12% lower than average Medical Administration Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were The Aroostook Medical Center, Southern Maine Health Care, Bonney Staffing Center, Inc., National Health Care Associates, Inc., and Blue Hill Memorial Hospital offering Full-time, Part-time, and Temporary with Mid Level and Entry Level required.

Medical Laboratory Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Medical Laboratory Assistant $26,000 Bar high
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Average Medical Laboratory Assistant salaries for job postings in Maine are 12% lower than average Medical Laboratory Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Penobscot Community Health Care, Fresenius Medical Care, Inland Hospital, Maine Behavioral Healthcare, and Central Maine Medical Center offering Full-time, Part-time, and Temporary with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Nursing Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Nursing Assistant $44,000 Bar high
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Average Nursing Assistant salaries for job postings in Maine are 12% lower than average Nursing Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were MAS Medical Staffing, St. Joseph Hospital, National Health Care Associates, Inc., Central Maine Medical Center, and Eastern Maine Medical Center offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Contract, and Commission with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Patient Care Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Patient Care Assistant $51,000 Bar high
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Average Patient Care Assistant salaries for job postings in Maine are 12% lower than average Patient Care Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Genesis Healthcare, MAS Medical Staffing, Central Maine Medical Center, Eastern Maine Medical Center, and MaineGeneral Health offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Contract, and Commission with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Pediatric Medical Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Pediatric Medical Assistant $53,000 Bar high
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Average Pediatric Medical Assistant salaries for job postings in Maine are 12% lower than average Pediatric Medical Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Franklin Community Health Network, Eastern Maine Medical Center, HealthCare Traveler Jobs, Brine Group Staffing Solutions, and VISTA Staffing Solutions offering Full-time and Part-time with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Physical Therapy Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Physical Therapy Assistant $53,000 Bar high
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Average Physical Therapy Assistant salaries for job postings in Maine are 12% lower than average Physical Therapy Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were TherapyTravelers, RehabCare Group, Fresenius Medical Care, Select Physical Therapy, and Kindred At Home offering Full-time, Temporary, Part-time, 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 $51,000 Bar high
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Average Respiratory Care Assistant salaries for job postings in Maine are 12% lower than average Respiratory Care Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were The Aroostook Medical Center, St. Joseph Hospital, Fresenius Medical Care, Penobscot Community Health Care, and Eastern Maine Medical Center offering Full-time and Part-time with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Veterinarian Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Veterinarian Assistant $23,000 Bar high
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Average Veterinarian Assistant salaries for job postings in Maine are 12% lower than average Veterinarian Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were offering with required.

Top Employers of Maine Medical Assistant’s

According to Indeed.com, there were approximately 794 jobs for a Maine Medical Assistant with most employers looking for Entry Level and Mid Level candidates.

Company # Jobs Available*
Southern Maine Health Care 185 jobs
MAS Medical Staffing 81 jobs
Eastern Maine Medical Center 76 jobs
Central Maine Medical Center 48 jobs
St. Joseph Hospital 41 jobs
MaineGeneral Health 24 jobs
Mercy Hospital 20 jobs
Mid Coast Hospital 17 jobs
Maine Coast Memorial Hospital 16 jobs
Bonney Staffing Center, Inc. 13 jobs
The Aroostook Medical Center 12 jobs
HealthFair 12 jobs
Wendy’s 11 jobs
Mckesson 10 jobs
Inland Hospital 10 jobs

Top Cities with the Most Job Openings

According to Indeed.com, there were a total of 794 Medical Assistant jobs in Maine.

City # Jobs Available*
Maine 43 jobs
Portland, ME 59 jobs
Lewiston, ME 31 jobs
Bangor, ME 73 jobs
Augusta, ME 22 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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