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Medical Assistants

Job description

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. Excludes "Physician Assistants" (29-1071).

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Entry level hourly / annual

$12.18

$25,340

Typical hourly / annual

$16.12

$33,540

Experienced hourly / annual

$19.99

$41,570

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Total Employed 3,170

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Certificates & degrees in Idaho for Medical Assistants 2017-2018

The data shown below displays information about how many individuals earned different degrees from each of Idaho’s eight public institutions.

Table Key

Certificate 1 = Cert1

Certificate 2 = Cert2

Associate = Assc

Bachelor's = Bach

Master's = Master

Doctorate or professional = PhD

Title Cert1 Cert2 Assc Bach Master PhD
Medical Office Assistant/Specialist   - 13 32 4 - -
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder   8 6 - - - -
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary   - - 7 - - -
Medical/Clinical Assistant   - 12 49 4 - -
Total (135) 8 31 88 8 - -
Associate degree
Bachelor’s degree
Master's degree

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Page sources: Bureau of Labor Statistics; Idaho Department of Labor; O*Net; Career Information System; America's Job Link Alliance; and Educational Analytics System of Idaho the State Longitudinal Data System

Eligible Training Provider data for Medical Assistants 2017-2018

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