Medical Assistant Salaries in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Alternate Job Titles: Medical Assistant
How much does a Medical Assistant in Baton Rouge,
LA make? The median annual Medical Assistant salary in Baton Rouge,
LA is $28,690, as of July 29, 2016, with a range usually between
$26,452-$30,974 not including bonus and benefit information
and other factors that impact base pay. However, the salary for someone with the title Medical Assistant may vary depending on a number of factors including industry,
company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title
Medical Assistant in Baton Rouge, LA.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Medical Assistant in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Medical Assistant in the United States is $28,690 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Medical Assistant in the United States are expected to make less than $28,690.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Medical Assistant in Baton Rouge, LA that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Medical Assistant in Baton Rouge are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of August 2016
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 information on patients' charts. May be required to draw and collect blood samples from patients and prepare specimens for laboratory analysis. Prepares treatment rooms for examination of patients. Requires a high school diploma and medical assistant certificate and 0-2 years of experience in a related field. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Typically reports to supervisor or manager. View full job description