Nevada Medical Assistant Salary

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

Average Salary of a Nevada Medical Assistant

According to Indeed.com, the average salary of a Medical Assistant was $29,000 vs the national salary of $38,000. A Medical Assistant in Nevada saw a healthy number of companies featuring over 1,046 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
Nevada Medical Assistant $29,000 Bar high
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Average Medical Assistant salaries for job postings in Nevada are 24% lower than average Medical Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were UnitedHealth Group, North Vista Hospital, CSL Behring, Universal Health Services, and Renown Regional Medical Center offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Contract, Commission, and Internship with Mid Level, Entry Level, and Senior 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 $29,000 Bar high
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Average Clinical Medical Assistant salaries for job postings in Nevada are 24% lower than average Clinical Medical Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were HealthSouth, Universal Health Services, InSearch Medical, UnitedHealth Group, and SAINT MARY'S REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Temporary, and Internship with Mid Level and Entry Level required.

Dental Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Dental Assistant $45,000 Bar high
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Average Dental Assistant salaries for job postings in Nevada are 24% lower than average Dental Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Fundamental, University of Nevada Las Vegas, Five Guys Careers, RehabCare Group, and HealthSouth offering Full-time, Part-time, Commission, Contract, 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 $31,000 Bar high
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Average Medical Administration Assistant salaries for job postings in Nevada are 24% lower than average Medical Administration Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Atria Senior Living, CSL Behring, Envision Healthcare, Renown Regional Medical Center, and Grifols: US offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, and Contract with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Medical Laboratory Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Medical Laboratory Assistant $22,000 Bar high
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Average Medical Laboratory Assistant salaries for job postings in Nevada are 24% lower than average Medical Laboratory Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were CSL Plasma, Universal Health Services, SAINT MARY'S MEDICAL GROUP, Valley Hospital Medical Center, and University Health System Nevada offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, and Internship with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Nursing Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Nursing Assistant $38,000 Bar high
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Average Nursing Assistant salaries for job postings in Nevada are 24% lower than average Nursing Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were North Vista Hospital, Renown Regional Medical Center, Universal Health Services, SAINT MARY'S REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER, and PETSMART offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, and Temporary with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Patient Care Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Patient Care Assistant $44,000 Bar high
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Average Patient Care Assistant salaries for job postings in Nevada are 24% lower than average Patient Care Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were UnitedHealth Group, Universal Health Services, North Vista Hospital, Renown Regional Medical Center, and SAINT MARY'S REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Temporary, Commission, and Internship with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Pediatric Medical Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Pediatric Medical Assistant $45,000 Bar high
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Average Pediatric Medical Assistant salaries for job postings in Nevada are 24% lower than average Pediatric Medical Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were UnitedHealth Group, Carson Medical Group, Renown Regional Medical Center, Renown South Meadows Medical Center, and Renown Medical Group (Reno) offering Full-time, Part-time, and Temporary with Mid Level and Entry Level required.

Physical Therapy Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Physical Therapy Assistant $45,000 Bar high
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Average Physical Therapy Assistant salaries for job postings in Nevada are 24% lower than average Physical Therapy Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were HealthSouth, EmpRes Healthcare, InSearch Medical, Reliant Rehabilitation, and Select Physical Therapy offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, and Temporary with Mid Level and Entry Level required.

Respiratory Care Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Respiratory Care Assistant $44,000 Bar high
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Average Respiratory Care Assistant salaries for job postings in Nevada are 24% lower than average Respiratory Care Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were UnitedHealth Group, Universal Health Services, Desert Springs Hospital Medical Center, SAINT MARY'S REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER, 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 $20,000 Bar high
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Average Veterinarian Assistant salaries for job postings in Nevada are 24% lower than average Veterinarian Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Banfield Pet Hospital, HCM Force, A Plus Animal Hospital, and Pet Medical Center offering Full-time and Part-time with Entry Level required.

Top Employers of Nevada Medical Assistant’s

According to Indeed.com, there were approximately 1,046 jobs for a Nevada Medical Assistant with most employers looking for Mid Level, Entry Level, and Senior Level candidates.

Company # Jobs Available*
UnitedHealth Group 72 jobs
North Vista Hospital 51 jobs
CSL Behring 51 jobs
Universal Health Services 45 jobs
Renown Regional Medical Center 31 jobs
CSL Plasma 28 jobs
HealthCare Partners 23 jobs
Ambulatory 22 jobs
Kindred At Home 18 jobs
Henderson Hospital 16 jobs
Quest Diagnostics 15 jobs
Fresenius Medical Care 15 jobs
VHS Consolidated 14 jobs
SAINT MARY'S REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER 13 jobs
Summerlin Hospital Medical Center 10 jobs

Top Cities with the Most Job Openings

According to Indeed.com, there were a total of 1,046 Medical Assistant jobs in Nevada.

City # Jobs Available*
Las Vegas, NV 224 jobs
Reno, NV 109 jobs
North Las Vegas, NV 55 jobs
Nevada 34 jobs
Henderson, NV 16 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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