Michigan Medical Assistant Salary

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

Average Salary of a Michigan 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 Michigan saw a healthy number of companies featuring over 5,184 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 Senior Level.

In USD as of September 26, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Michigan Medical Assistant $38,000 Bar high
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Average Medical Assistant salaries for job postings in Michigan are 1% higher than average Medical Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Wendy's, Saint Joseph Mercy Health System, HCR ManorCare, Spectrum Health, and Munson Healthcare offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Contract, Commission, and Internship with Senior Level, 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 $39,000 Bar high
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Average Clinical Medical Assistant salaries for job postings in Michigan are 1% higher than average Clinical Medical Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were University of Michigan Health System, University of Michigan, Botsford Hospital, Spectrum Health, and Hope Network Behavioral Health offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Contract, Commission, and Internship with Senior Level, Mid Level, and Entry 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 Michigan are 1% higher than average Dental Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Valvoline Instant Oil Change, Ross Education, LLC, My Community Dental Centers, Select Specialty Hospital, and Sanctuary at St Mary's offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Temporary, and Commission with Senior Level, Mid Level, and Entry 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 Michigan are 1% higher than average Medical Administration Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Hope Network New Passages, University of Michigan, CSL Behring, Ross Education, LLC, and Munson Healthcare offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Contract, and Internship with Entry Level and Mid 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 Michigan are 1% higher than average Medical Laboratory Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were CSL Behring, CSL Plasma, Integrated Health Associates (IHA), Fresenius Medical Care, and University of Michigan Health System offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Commission, and Contract with Mid Level, Entry Level, and Senior Level required.

Nursing Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Nursing Assistant $50,000 Bar high
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Average Nursing Assistant salaries for job postings in Michigan are 1% higher than average Nursing Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were HCR ManorCare, University of Michigan Health System, Spectrum Health, CSL Behring, and PETSMART offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Contract, Commission, and Internship with Entry Level and Mid 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 Michigan are 1% higher than average Patient Care Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were HCR ManorCare, Henry Ford Allegiance Health, Sparrow Health System, Saint Joseph Mercy Health System, and Covenant HealthCare offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Contract, Commission, and Internship with Entry Level, Mid Level, and Senior Level required.

Pediatric Medical Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Pediatric Medical Assistant $60,000 Bar high
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Average Pediatric Medical Assistant salaries for job postings in Michigan are 1% higher than average Pediatric Medical Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Botsford Hospital, Spectrum Health, St John Hospital & Medical Center, Henry Ford Allegiance Health, and BrightStar Care offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Contract, and Commission with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Physical Therapy Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Physical Therapy Assistant $60,000 Bar high
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Average Physical Therapy Assistant salaries for job postings in Michigan are 1% higher than average Physical Therapy Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Samaritas, Fresenius Medical Care, Wellspring Lutheran Services, Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital, and Residential Home Health, LLC offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Temporary, and Internship with Entry Level and Mid 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 Michigan are 1% higher than average Respiratory Care Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Memorial Healthcare, Select Specialty Hospital, Sava Senior Care – Heritage Manor Healthcare Center, University of Michigan, and Bronson Battle Creek offering Full-time, Part-time, and Temporary with Mid Level and Entry 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 Michigan are 1% higher than average Veterinarian Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Michigan Humane Society, Vetco Clinics, Banfield Pet Hospital, Wayne State University, and Bloom Animal Hospital offering Full-time, Contract, and Part-time with Entry Level and Senior Level required.

Top Employers of Michigan Medical Assistant’s

According to Indeed.com, there were approximately 5,184 jobs for a Michigan Medical Assistant with most employers looking for Senior Level, Entry Level, and Mid Level candidates.

Company # Jobs Available*
CSL Behring 264 jobs
Botsford Hospital 245 jobs
University of Michigan Health System 166 jobs
CSL Plasma 134 jobs
University of Michigan 112 jobs
Wendy's 97 jobs
Saint Joseph Mercy Health System 93 jobs
HCR ManorCare 91 jobs
Spectrum Health 87 jobs
Munson Healthcare 80 jobs
Hope Network Behavioral Health 72 jobs
Sparrow Health System 65 jobs
MidMichigan Health 60 jobs
Fresenius Medical Care 60 jobs
St John Hospital & Medical Center 58 jobs

Top Cities with the Most Job Openings

According to Indeed.com, there were a total of 5,184 Medical Assistant jobs in Michigan.

City # Jobs Available*
Ann Arbor, MI 103 jobs
Michigan 102 jobs
Detroit, MI 66 jobs
Grand Rapids, MI 81 jobs
Garden City, MI 42 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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