Salary for Medical Assistant in Ohio – OH

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics the medical assistant profession is expected to grow rapidly at a rate of 30% or more through 2016. At the same time the average medical assistant in the nation is currently making about $31,000 a year. So, the overall outlook for this profession in terms of both hiring and pay is bright. As a resident of Ohio working as a medical assistant professional you will likely enjoy a slightly higher rate of pay with an average of $35,00 annual, than your peers working in other places in the United States. Additionally, as a certified medical assistant you will stand out among your peers and likely have the ability to earn more than those without certification in Ohio.

Following is a listing of the major cities of Ohio and their corresponding wage rates as of November 2009.

  • Columbus, Ohio Medical Assistant Salary $32,000
  • Cleveland, Ohio Medical Assistant Salary $33,000
  • Cincinnati, Ohio Medical Assistant Salary $31,000
  • Toledo, Ohio Medical Assistant Salary $34,000
  • Akron, Ohio Medical Assistant Salary $27,000
  • Dayton, Ohio Medical Assistant Salary $32,000

Ohio Medical Assistant Association

OSSMA, the Ohio State Society of Medical Assistants, is affiliated with the American Medical Assistants Association. This organization is in place to provide support for the medical assisting professional within the state of Ohio through continuing education programs, promotion of the medical assisting field to the medical community and work to improve public relations with medical assistants and the communities in which they work.


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            Brightwood College offers accelerated programs that combine flexible schedules and professional instruction to create a rewarding learning experience for individuals focused on gaining the skills for specific careers. Brightwood College is owned and operated by Education Corporation of America.

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