Medical Assistant Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Medical Assistant make in District of Columbia? The average Medical Assistant salary in District of Columbia is $38,978 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $35,932 and $42,086. 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. View the Cost of Living in District of Columbia

About District of Columbia    Washington, D.C. is located in the mid-Atlantic region of the U.S. East Coast. Due to the District of Columbia retrocession, the city has a total area....More

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Job Description

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 2019 Salary.com)

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Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $38,978 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $38,978 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $38,978 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $38,978 Date Updated April 27, 2019
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