How much does a Medical Assistant make in California? The average Medical Assistant salary in California is $40,052 as of April 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $36,922 and $43,248. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

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Job Description for Medical Assistant

Medical Assistant assists in examination and treatment of patients under the direction of a physician. Interviews patients, measures vital signs (i.e., pulse rate, temperature, blood pressure, weight, and height), and records or inputs information to patients' medical record. Being a Medical Assistant prepares treatment rooms for examination of patients. May be required to draw and collect blood samples from patients and prepare specimens for laboratory analysis. Additionally, Medical Assistant requires a high school diploma. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Requires Health Care Assistant certificate (state). Medical Assistant's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)...View full job description

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Coachella, CA Avg. Salary $38,056 Date Updated April 27, 2020
Location Acampo, CA Avg. Salary $38,285 Date Updated April 27, 2020
Location Acton, CA Avg. Salary $40,118 Date Updated April 27, 2020
Location Adelanto, CA Avg. Salary $38,018 Date Updated April 27, 2020
Location Adin, CA Avg. Salary $36,381 Date Updated April 27, 2020
Location Agoura Hills, CA Avg. Salary $39,379 Date Updated April 27, 2020
Location Aguanga, CA Avg. Salary $38,127 Date Updated April 27, 2020
Location Ahwahnee, CA Avg. Salary $35,714 Date Updated April 27, 2020
Location Alameda, CA Avg. Salary $42,491 Date Updated April 27, 2020
Location Alamo, CA Avg. Salary $42,390 Date Updated April 27, 2020
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