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2021 Florida Medical Assistants Salary Guide

Perform administrative and certain clinical duties under the direction of a physician. Administrative duties may include scheduling appointments, maintaining medical records, billing, and coding information for insurance purposes. Clinical duties may include taking and recording vital signs and medical histories, preparing patients for examination, drawing blood, and administering medications as directed by physician.

Florida Medical Assistants Salary 2021

Salary

$34.1K

Growth

32%

Bright Outlook

Bright

Green

No

How Much Do Medical Assistants Make in Florida 2021?

Percentile 10% 25% 50% (Median) 75% 90%
Annual Wage $26,830 $29,540 $34,100 $39,260 $45,010
Hourly Wage $12.90 $14.20 $16.39 $18.88 $21.64

How Much Do Medical Assistants Make in Florida 2021?

Percentile
10%
25%
50% (Median)
75%
90%
Annual Wage
$26,830
$29,540
$34,100
$39,260
$45,010
Hourly Wage
$12.90
$14.20
$16.39
$18.88
$21.64

What Do Medical Assistants Do?

Perform administrative and certain clinical duties under the direction of a physician. Administrative duties may include scheduling appointments, maintaining medical records, billing, and coding information for insurance purposes. Clinical duties may include taking and recording vital signs and medical histories, preparing patients for examination, drawing blood, and administering medications as directed by physician.

Also known as:

Certified Medical Assistant (CMA), Chiropractor Assistant, Clinical Assistant, Doctor's Assistant, Medical Assistant (MA), Medical Office Assistant, Optometric Assistant, Registered Medical Assistant (RMA)

  • Record vital statistics or other health information.
  • Assess physical conditions of patients to aid in diagnosis or treatment.
  • Interview patients to gather medical information.
  • Clean patient rooms or patient treatment rooms.
  • Prepare patient treatment areas for use.
  • Give medications or immunizations.
  • Record vital statistics or other health information.
  • Control prescription refills or authorizations.
  • Collect biological specimens from patients.
  • Explain technical medical information to patients.
  • Dispose of biomedical waste in accordance with standards.
  • Clean medical equipment.
  • Conduct diagnostic tests to determine patient health.
  • Process medical billing information.
  • Perform clerical work in medical settings.
  • Schedule patient procedures or appointments.
  • Administer basic health care or medical treatments.
  • Give medications or immunizations.
  • Assist practitioners to perform medical procedures.
  • Schedule patient procedures or appointments.
  • Inventory medical supplies or equipment.
  • Operate medical equipment.
  • Prepare medical instruments or equipment for use.
  • Apply bandages, dressings, or splints.
  • Process medical billing information.

Medical Assistants Job Outlook in Florida

Location 2019 Employment 2029 Employment Percent change Annual projected job openings
Florida 56,540 74,420 32% 9,000
United States 725,200 864,400 19% 92,800

Medical Assistants Job Outlook in Florida

Location
2019 Employment
2029 Employment
Percent change
Annual projected job openings
Florida
56,540
74,420
32%
9,000
United States
725,200
864,400
19%
92,800

Medical Assistants Schooling & Experience

  • Postsecondary certificate
  • No work experience
  • No on-the-job training

Medical Assistants Schools in Florida

School Program Name Location Length / Graduates
Altierus Career College-Tampa Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder Tampa, FL At least one but less than two years: 4
Altierus Career College-Tampa Medical/Clinical Assistant Tampa, FL At least one but less than two years: 34
American College for Medical Careers Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder Orlando, FL At least one but less than two years: 5
American College for Medical Careers Medical/Clinical Assistant Orlando, FL 2 years: 23
At least one but less than two years: 39
ATA Career Education Medical/Clinical Assistant Spring Hill, FL 2 years: 6
At least one but less than two years: 33
ATA Career Education Medical Office Assistant/Specialist Spring Hill, FL At least one but less than two years: 1
ATA Career Education Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder Spring Hill, FL 2 years: 7
At least one but less than two years: 3
Atlantic Technical College Medical/Clinical Assistant Coconut Creek, FL At least one but less than two years: 10
Atlantic Technical College Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary Coconut Creek, FL At least one but less than two years: 11
Broward College Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary Fort Lauderdale, FL At least one but less than two years: 13

Medical Assistants Schools in Florida

160 Florida
School
Program Name
Location
Length / Graduates
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder
Tampa, FL
At least one but less than two years: 4
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Tampa, FL
At least one but less than two years: 34
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder
Orlando, FL
At least one but less than two years: 5
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Orlando, FL
2 years: 23
At least one but less than two years: 39
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Spring Hill, FL
2 years: 6
At least one but less than two years: 33
Medical Office Assistant/Specialist
Spring Hill, FL
At least one but less than two years: 1
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder
Spring Hill, FL
2 years: 7
At least one but less than two years: 3
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Coconut Creek, FL
At least one but less than two years: 10
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary
Coconut Creek, FL
At least one but less than two years: 11
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary
Fort Lauderdale, FL
At least one but less than two years: 13

Medical Assistants Jobs in Florida.

Job Title Company Location Date Posted Federal Contractor
Access Control Security Officer Allied Universal Jacksonville, Florida 09/27/2021 Yes
All Positions - Unarmed / Armed Security Officer / Guard, Receptionist Security & Customer Service Agent Allied Universal New Port Richey, Florida 09/27/2021 Yes
All Positions - Unarmed / Armed Security Officer / Guard, Receptionist Security & Customer Service Agent Allied Universal Parrish, Florida 09/27/2021 Yes
All Positions - Unarmed / Armed Security Officer / Guard, Receptionist Security & Customer Service Agent Allied Universal Lutz, Florida 09/27/2021 Yes
All Positions - Unarmed / Armed Security Officer / Guard, Receptionist Security & Customer Service Agent Allied Universal Tampa, Florida 09/27/2021 Yes
All Positions - Unarmed / Armed Security Officer / Guard, Receptionist Security & Customer Service Agent Allied Universal Ruskin, Florida 09/27/2021 Yes
All Positions - Unarmed / Armed Security Officer / Guard, Receptionist Security & Customer Service Agent Allied Universal Tarpon Springs, Florida 09/27/2021 Yes
All Positions - Unarmed / Armed Security Officer / Guard, Receptionist Security & Customer Service Agent Allied Universal Spring Hill, Florida 09/27/2021 Yes
All Positions - Unarmed / Armed Security Officer / Guard, Receptionist Security & Customer Service Agent Allied Universal Valrico, Florida 09/27/2021 Yes
All Positions - Unarmed / Armed Security Officer / Guard, Receptionist Security & Customer Service Agent Allied Universal Clearwater, Florida 09/27/2021 Yes

Medical Assistants Jobs in Florida.

419 Florida

Location

Orlando, FL Jacksonville, FL Miami, FL Tampa, FL St Augustine, FL Bradenton, FL Sarasota, FL Green Cove Springs, FL Brandon, FL Pensacola, FL New Port Richey, FL Lakeland, FL Kissimmee, FL Gainesville, FL Fort Myers, FL Palm Bay, FL Winter Haven, FL Tallahassee, FL Saint Johns, FL Melbourne, FL Lake Wales, FL Lake Mary, FL Chipley, FL Bushnell, FL Brooksville, FL West Palm Beach, FL Vero Beach, FL Titusville, FL Naples, FL Maitland, FL Deland, FL Sanford, FL Palm Harbor, FL Palm Beach Gardens, FL Lutz, FL Dunedin, FL Delray Beach, FL Boca Raton, FL Apopka, FL Wildwood, FL Weston, FL West Melbourne, FL Wesley Chapel, FL Venice, FL Sunrise, FL Stuart, FL St. Petersburg, FL St. Cloud, FL South Pasadena, FL Seffner, FL Rockledge, FL Port St. Lucie, FL Ponte Vedra Beach, FL Ocoee, FL North Miami Beach, FL Miami Beach, FL Malabar, FL Lecanto, FL Lake Placid, FL Homestead, FL Florida, USA Davie, FL Crestview, FL Clearwater, FL Aventura, FL Winter Springs, FL Winter Garden, FL Windermere, FL Westshore, FL Viera, FL Valrico, FL Valparaiso, FL The Villages, FL Tarpon Springs, FL Tampa Bay, FL St. Augustine, FL St Petersburg, FL Spring Hill, FL Seminole, FL Sebastian, FL Saint Petersburg, FL Saint Augustine, FL Safety Harbor, FL Ruskin, FL Punta Gorda, FL Pompano Beach, FL Plant City, FL Pembroke Pines, FL Pasco County, FL Parrish, FL Palmetto, FL Oviedo, FL Orange City, FL Opa-Locka, FL Ocala, FL New Smyrna Beach, FL Mount Dora, FL Miramar, FL Merritt Island, FL Marianna, FL Longwood, FL Leesburg, FL Largo, FL Lake Worth, FL Jupiter, FL Hollywood, FL Hillsborough County, FL Greenacres, FL Gibsonton, FL Four Corners, FL Fort Walton Beach, FL Fort Myers Beach, FL Fort Lauderdale, FL Flagler Beach, FL Fernandina Beach, FL Estero, FL Edgewater, FL Destin, FL Defuniak Springs, FL Deerfield Beach, FL Davenport, FL Coral Gables, FL Coconut Grove, FL Cocoa Beach, FL Clearwater Beach, FL Cape Canaveral, FL Broward, FL Boynton Beach, FL Belle Glade, FL Bartow, FL Altamonte Springs, FL Alachua, FL
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Medical Assistants Salary Guide 2021

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