Certified Medical Assistant/Certified Nurse Assistant Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$38,000
$29,000
$38,000
$50,000
Certified medical assistants/certified nurse assistants in the United States make an average salary of $38,446 per year or $18.48 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $29,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $50,000. As most things go, location can be critical. New York, Hawaii, Connecticut, Minnesota, and Massachusetts provide the highest certified medical assistant/certified nurse assistant salaries.
Best Paying Cities
Boston, MA
$38,443
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Map of Certified Medical Assistant/Certified Nurse Assistant Salaries

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

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Average Certified Medical Assistant/Certified Nurse Assistant Salary By Location

If both location and money are important to you, then you might want to check out moving to New York, Hawaii and Connecticut, as these three states offer the highest salaries throughout the U.S. for certified medical assistants/certified nurse assistants. Quite opposite of that list is the lowest paying states, which are Montana, North Carolina, and South Dakota.

Average Certified Medical Assistant/Certified Nurse Assistant Salary By Company

If you insist on knowing when your check is going to come and for how much, then you'd be better off working for companies like Health First and St. Anthony Regional Hospital as they offer the highest salaries for certified medical assistants/certified nurse assistants.

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Certified Medical Assistant/Certified Nurse Assistant Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a certified medical assistant/certified nurse assistant can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation 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.

Recently Added Certified Medical Assistant/Certified Nurse Assistant Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
Hirelevel
Hirelevel
CNA/CMA
CNA/CMA
CNA/CMA
07/31/2020
07/31/2020
$25,044
$25,044
07/31/2020
Certified Nursing Assistant-Medical Oncology-Per Diem-Variable Shifts
Certified Nursing Assistant-Medical Oncology-Per Diem-Variable Shifts
07/29/2020
07/29/2020
$62,819
$62,819
07/29/2020
Cnstaffing
Cnstaffing
Long Term Care Certified Nursing Assistant | CMA | High
Long Term Care Certified Nursing Assistant | CMA | High
Long Term Care Certified Nursing Assistant | CMA | High
07/29/2020
07/29/2020
$29,218
$29,218
07/29/2020
Peace Health
Peace Health
CNA 2-Medical
CNA 2-Medical
CNA 2-Medical
07/26/2020
07/26/2020
$33,225
$33,225
07/26/2020
Peace Health
Peace Health
CNA-Medical 2
CNA-Medical 2
CNA-Medical 2
07/24/2020
07/24/2020
$34,602
$34,602
07/24/2020
LPN or CMA
LPN or CMA
07/19/2020
07/19/2020
$34,519
$34,519
07/19/2020
Medical Assistant-Certified/Registered; LPN As MA (Req1931)
Medical Assistant-Certified/Registered; LPN As MA (Req1931)
07/19/2020
07/19/2020
$35,479
$35,479
07/19/2020
CNA 1 or CNA 2 Medical Services Nights)
CNA 1 or CNA 2 Medical Services Nights)
07/15/2020
07/15/2020
$31,305
$31,305
07/15/2020
Certified Nursing Assistant/Medical Assistant or Medical Screen Techs-PRN Traveler for 8 To 12 WEE
Certified Nursing Assistant/Medical Assistant or Medical Screen Techs-PRN Traveler for 8 To 12 WEE
07/04/2020
07/04/2020
$37,566
$37,566
07/04/2020
Certified Nursing Assistant/Medical Assistant or Medical Screen Techs-PRN Traveler for 8 To 12 WEE
Certified Nursing Assistant/Medical Assistant or Medical Screen Techs-PRN Traveler for 8 To 12 WEE
07/04/2020
07/04/2020
$37,566
$37,566
07/04/2020