Medical Assistant salary in New Jersey

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Based on 1,449 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Medical Assistants make?
The average total salary for a Medical Assistant is $34,000 per year. This is based on data from 1,449 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Medical Assistant and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Medical Assistant salary can vary between $18,000 to $53,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Medical Assistant salary by location

Medical Assistant salary by company

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Valley Physician Services, New Jersey
18 income tax records
$31K – $50K
Atlantic Health System, New Jersey
31 income tax records
$19K – $53K
Hackensack Meridian Health, New Jersey
36 income tax records
$22K – $53K
US Department Of Defense, New Jersey
11 income tax records
$22K – $46K
Virtua Medical Group Pa, New Jersey
36 income tax records
$25K – $54K
Inspira Health, New Jersey
26 income tax records
$22K – $44K
Cooper Health System, New Jersey
44 income tax records
$17K – $48K
Englewood Healthcare Ent, New Jersey
20 income tax records
$23K – $46K
Optum, New Jersey
27 income tax records
$26K – $46K
Capital Health System, New Jersey
15 income tax records
$30K – $39K
Kennedy Medical Group Practice, New Jersey
15 income tax records
$27K – $44K
Regional Womens Health Group, New Jersey
15 income tax records
$22K – $43K
Atlanticare Health, New Jersey
19 income tax records
$22K – $45K
Advocare, New Jersey
51 income tax records
$17K – $40K

Medical Assistant demographics in New Jersey

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81% are single
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19% are married
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48% have kids
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25% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Medical Assistants in New Jersey

1,449 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a medical assistant in New Jersey is $34,000 per year. Medical assistant salaries in New Jersey can vary between $18,000 to $53,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,449 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as medical assistant.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for medical assistants in New Jersey: Valley Physician Services ($41,500 a year), Atlantic Health System ($37,500 a year), and Hackensack Meridian Health ($37,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for medical assistants in New Jersey: Union City, NJ ($41,500 a year), Bayonne, NJ ($39,000 a year), and Clifton, NJ ($38,500 a year).
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.