Certified Medical Aide Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$30,000
$25,000
Min 10%
$30,000
Median 50%
$36,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Sanford Health
Highest Paying City
Portland, ME
Highest Paying State
New York
Average Experience Level
2.9 years
How much does a certified medical aide make?
As a Certified Medical Aide in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $30,965 per year or $14.89 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $36,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $26,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for Certified Medical Aides are in Health Care companies and Non Profits companies. Some of the states with the best Certified Medical Aide salaries are New York, Hawaii, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Maine. The typical tenure for a Certified Medical Aide is 2.9 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Aide
$26,623

Average Certified Medical Aide Salary By Location

As a Certified Medical Aide in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $30,965 per year or $14.89 per hour. Certified Medical Aides make the most in Portland, ME at about $38,817 per year. The average starting salary in Portland, ME for Certified Medical Aides is $23,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Certified Medical Aide salaries are New York, Hawaii, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Maine. Missouri, Texas, Arkansas, Tennessee, and Georgia have the lowest reported salaries for Certified Medical Aides.

Map of Certified Medical Aide Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Certified Medical Aides earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Certified Medical Aide Salary By Company

If you are a Certified Medical Aide, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Certified Medical Aides are in Health Care companies and Non Profits companies. Sanford Health and Signature HealthCARE are the best paying companies for Certified Medical Aides. Companies like Life Care Centers of America and LifeCare also report very competitive wages for Certified Medical Aides.

Average Certified Medical Aide Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Certified Medical Aide works in can influence their earning potential. Our analysis shows that Manufacturing companies, Non Profits companies, and Health Care companies pay higher-than-average wages for Certified Medical Aides. Salaries for Certified Medical Aides in Manufacturing companies average $31,606 annually, while Non Profits companies and Health Care companies pay $31,377 and $30,877, respectively. The types of companies that pay Certified Medical Aides the least are in the Energy industry, where the average annual salary is $27,373.
Industry
Average Salary
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$31,606
$32k
Non Profits
Non Profits
$31,377
$31k
Health Care
Health Care
$30,877
$31k
Energy
Energy
$27,373
$27k

Certified Medical Aide Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Certified Medical Aide Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Certified Medical Aide can range from $27,558 to $40,513 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

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