Medical Assistant salary in San Diego County, CA

Average salary
$36,500/yr
Based on 882 income tax records
$18,000
$58,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$18,000
$58,500
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Medical Assistants make?
The average total salary for a Medical Assistant is $36,500 per year. This is based on data from 882 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 $58,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Medical Assistant salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**

Medical Assistant salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Permanente Medicine, San Diego County, CA
40 income tax records
$56,500/yr
$51K – $60K
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University Of California, San Diego County, CA
37 income tax records
$44,500/yr
$40K – $50K
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Sharp Memorial Hospital, San Diego County, CA
44 income tax records
$43,000/yr
$37K – $50K
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Scripps Health, San Diego County, CA
109 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$34K – $44K
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Neighborhood Healthcare, San Diego County, CA
11 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$37K – $42K
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Arch Health Partners, San Diego County, CA
19 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$34K – $42K
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North County Health, San Diego County, CA
19 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$27K – $42K
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US Department Of Defense, San Diego County, CA
22 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$32K – $40K
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Physician Management Services, San Diego County, CA
11 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$30K – $42K
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Family Health Centers Of San, San Diego County, CA
30 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$30K – $37K

Medical Assistant demographics in San Diego County, CA

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76% are single
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24% are married
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47% have kids
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27% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Medical Assistants in San Diego County, CA

882 full-time salaries from 2019
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FAQS
The average salary for a medical assistant in San Diego County, CA is $36,500 per year. Medical assistant salaries in San Diego County, CA can vary between $18,000 to $58,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 882 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as medical assistant.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for medical assistants in San Diego County, CA: Permanente Medicine ($56,500 a year), University of California ($44,500 a year), and Sharp Memorial Hospital ($43,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for medical assistants in San Diego County, CA: Downey, CA ($46,000 a year), North Hollywood, CA ($45,000 a year), and Inglewood, CA ($44,500 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.