Nebraska Medical Assistant Salary

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

Average Salary of a Nebraska Medical Assistant

According to Indeed.com, the average salary of a Medical Assistant was $28,000 vs the national salary of $38,000. A Medical Assistant in Nebraska saw a healthy number of companies featuring over 910 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
Nebraska Medical Assistant $28,000 Bar high
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Average Medical Assistant salaries for job postings in Nebraska are 27% lower than average Medical Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Octapharma Plasma, Inc., The Nebraska Medical Center, Nebraska Medicine, Unlisted Company, and Maxim Healthcare Services 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 $28,000 Bar high
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Average Clinical Medical Assistant salaries for job postings in Nebraska are 27% lower than average Clinical Medical Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Fresenius Medical Care, Think Wholeperson Healthcare, Children’s Hospital & Medical Center – Omaha, Catholic Health Initiatives, and Nebraska Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation 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 $43,000 Bar high
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Average Dental Assistant salaries for job postings in Nebraska are 27% lower than average Dental Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Olsson Associates, KinderCare Education, Select Specialty Hospital, Jiffy Lube (Heartland Automotive), and Nebraska Early Childhood Collaborative offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Commission, and Temporary 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 $30,000 Bar high
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Average Medical Administration Assistant salaries for job postings in Nebraska are 27% lower than average Medical Administration Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were The Nebraska Medical Center, Nebraska Medicine, CSL Plasma, State of Nebraska, and Unlisted Company offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, and Contract with Mid Level, Senior Level, and Entry Level required.

Medical Laboratory Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Medical Laboratory Assistant $21,000 Bar high
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Average Medical Laboratory Assistant salaries for job postings in Nebraska are 27% lower than average Medical Laboratory Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Regional West Medical Center, Fresenius Medical Care, CSL Behring, University of Nebraska Medical Center, and CSL Plasma 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 $36,000 Bar high
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Average Nursing Assistant salaries for job postings in Nebraska are 27% lower than average Nursing Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Catholic Health Initiatives, Five Star Senior Living, Tabitha, The Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society, and Aegis Therapies offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Contract, and Commission with Entry Level, Mid Level, and Senior Level required.

Patient Care Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Patient Care Assistant $42,000 Bar high
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Average Patient Care Assistant salaries for job postings in Nebraska are 27% lower than average Patient Care Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were The Nebraska Medical Center, Nebraska Medicine, Aegis Therapies, Genesis Healthcare, and Reliant Rehabilitation 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 $44,000 Bar high
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Average Pediatric Medical Assistant salaries for job postings in Nebraska are 27% lower than average Pediatric Medical Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were The Nebraska Medical Center, Nebraska Medicine, Catholic Health Initiatives, HealthCare Traveler Jobs, and Quest Diagnostics offering Full-time, Part-time, 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 $44,000 Bar high
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Average Physical Therapy Assistant salaries for job postings in Nebraska are 27% lower than average Physical Therapy Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Infinity Rehab, Northeast Healthcare Recruitment, Catholic Health Initiatives, Fresenius Medical Care, and Great Plains Health 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 $42,000 Bar high
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Average Respiratory Care Assistant salaries for job postings in Nebraska are 27% lower than average Respiratory Care Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Fresenius Medical Care, Nebraska Medicine, The Nebraska Medical Center, and Nebraska Animal Medical Center offering Full-time and Temporary with Entry Level required.

Veterinarian Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Veterinarian Assistant $19,000 Bar high
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Average Veterinarian Assistant salaries for job postings in Nebraska are 27% lower than average Veterinarian Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Banfield Pet Hospital, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Oxbow Animal Health, Nebraska Animal Medical Center, and Chance Ridge Veterinary Hospital offering Full-time with Entry Level required.

Top Employers of Nebraska Medical Assistant’s

According to Indeed.com, there were approximately 910 jobs for a Nebraska Medical Assistant with most employers looking for Entry Level and Mid Level candidates.

Company # Jobs Available*
Catholic Health Initiatives 116 jobs
The Nebraska Medical Center 75 jobs
Nebraska Medicine 66 jobs
Unlisted Company 32 jobs
Maxim Healthcare Services 21 jobs
Regional West Medical Center 18 jobs
CSL Behring 16 jobs
Children’s Hospital & Medical Center – Omaha 16 jobs
Tabitha 15 jobs
Fresenius Medical Care 15 jobs
Great Plains Health 14 jobs
Conifer 13 jobs
State of Nebraska 11 jobs
Aureus Medical Group 10 jobs
Octapharma Plasma, Inc. 9 jobs

Top Cities with the Most Job Openings

According to Indeed.com, there were a total of 910 Medical Assistant jobs in Nebraska.

City # Jobs Available*
Omaha, NE 86 jobs
Lincoln, NE 35 jobs
Nebraska 30 jobs
Columbus, NE 9 jobs
Grand Island, NE 6 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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