Oregon Medical Assistant Salary

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

Average Salary of a Oregon Medical Assistant

According to Indeed.com, the average salary of a Medical Assistant was $37,000 vs the national salary of $38,000. A Medical Assistant in Oregon saw a healthy number of companies featuring over 2,519 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 Senior Level.

In USD as of September 26, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Oregon Medical Assistant $37,000 Bar high
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Average Medical Assistant salaries for job postings in Oregon are 3% lower than average Medical Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were PeaceHealth, St. Charles Health System, Asante, CSL Behring, and Kaiser Permanente offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Contract, and Commission 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 $37,000 Bar high
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Average Clinical Medical Assistant salaries for job postings in Oregon are 3% lower than average Clinical Medical Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Kaiser Permanente, Infinity Rehab, PeaceHealth, Asante, and TherapyTravelers offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Temporary, 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 $57,000 Bar high
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Average Dental Assistant salaries for job postings in Oregon are 3% lower than average Dental Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Jack In The Box, Infinity Rehab, Valvoline, Banfield Pet Hospital, and Willamette Dental offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Contract, 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 $40,000 Bar high
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Average Medical Administration Assistant salaries for job postings in Oregon are 3% lower than average Medical Administration Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were CSL Behring, Providence Health & Services, Cambridge Real Estate Services, Willamette ESD, and Mount Sinai Health System offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Contract, and Commission 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 $28,000 Bar high
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Average Medical Laboratory Assistant salaries for job postings in Oregon are 3% lower than average Medical Laboratory Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were St. Charles Health System, PeaceHealth, Kaiser Permanente, CSL Plasma, and Grifols: US offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, and Contract with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Nursing Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Nursing Assistant $48,000 Bar high
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Average Nursing Assistant salaries for job postings in Oregon are 3% lower than average Nursing Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were PeaceHealth, Avamere Health Services, Asante, TherapyTravelers, and St. Charles Health System offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Temporary, 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 $55,000 Bar high
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Average Patient Care Assistant salaries for job postings in Oregon are 3% lower than average Patient Care Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Kaiser Permanente, Asante, PeaceHealth, St. Charles Health System, and Mount Sinai Health System offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, and Temporary 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 $58,000 Bar high
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Average Pediatric Medical Assistant salaries for job postings in Oregon are 3% lower than average Pediatric Medical Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were PeaceHealth, Praxis Medical Group, Shriners Hospitals for Children, BrightStar Care, and Metropolitan Pediatrics, L.L.C. 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 $58,000 Bar high
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Average Physical Therapy Assistant salaries for job postings in Oregon are 3% lower than average Physical Therapy Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Consonus Healthcare Services, PeaceHealth, EmpRes Healthcare, Rehab Resources, and Kaiser Permanente offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, and Temporary with Entry Level, Mid Level, and Senior Level required.

Respiratory Care Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Respiratory Care Assistant $55,000 Bar high
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Average Respiratory Care Assistant salaries for job postings in Oregon are 3% lower than average Respiratory Care Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were CARE CENTER EAST, Fortis, Healogics, Providence Health & Services, and Pacific University offering Full-time, Part-time, and Contract with Mid Level, Entry Level, and Senior Level required.

Veterinarian Assistant

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Veterinarian Assistant $26,000 Bar high
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Average Veterinarian Assistant salaries for job postings in Oregon are 3% lower than average Veterinarian Assistant salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Oregon State University, Banfield Pet Hospital, Vetco Clinics, CASCADE SUMMIT ANIMAL HOSPITAL, and Audubon Society of Portland offering Full-time and Part-time with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Top Employers of Oregon Medical Assistant’s

According to Indeed.com, there were approximately 2,519 jobs for a Oregon Medical Assistant with most employers looking for Senior Level, Entry Level, and Mid Level candidates.

Company # Jobs Available*
Providence Health & Services 277 jobs
PeaceHealth 92 jobs
St. Charles Health System 84 jobs
Asante 81 jobs
CSL Behring 74 jobs
Kaiser Permanente 63 jobs
State of Oregon 45 jobs
Mount Sinai Health System 38 jobs
CSL Plasma 37 jobs
Bodan Inc. 36 jobs
Wendy’s | BODAN Inc. Group W Partners LLC 36 jobs
Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic 32 jobs
Oregon Health & Science University 32 jobs
Oregon Child Development Coalition, Inc. 32 jobs
Oregon State University 31 jobs

Top Cities with the Most Job Openings

According to Indeed.com, there were a total of 2,519 Medical Assistant jobs in Oregon.

City # Jobs Available*
Portland, OR 277 jobs
Clackamas County, OR 0 jobs
Eugene, OR 64 jobs
Salem, OR 51 jobs
Medford, OR 32 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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