Medical Assistant salary in San Diego Metro Area, CA

Average salary
$36,500/yr
Based on 890 income tax records
$18,000
$58,500
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$31K
 
$37K
 
$39K
 
$43K
 
$44K
$18,000
$58,500
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 890 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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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

Medical Assistant salary by location

Medical Assistant salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Permanente Medicine, San Diego County, CA
41 income tax records
$56,000/yr
$40K – $67K
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University Of California, San Diego County, CA
37 income tax records
$44,500/yr
$25K – $62K
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Sharp Memorial Hospital, San Diego County, CA
44 income tax records
$43,000/yr
$23K – $57K
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Scripps Health, San Diego County, CA
110 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$23K – $52K
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Neighborhood Healthcare, San Diego County, CA
11 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$34K – $49K
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Arch Health Partners, San Diego County, CA
19 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$20K – $46K
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North County Health, San Diego County, CA
19 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$23K – $55K
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Physician Management Services, San Diego County, CA
11 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$22K – $49K
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US Department Of Defense, San Diego County, CA
23 income tax records
$35,000/yr
$26K – $49K
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Family Health Centers Of San, San Diego County, CA
30 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$21K – $46K

Medical Assistant demographics in San Diego Metro Area, CA

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75% are single
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25% 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 Metro Area, CA

890 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a medical assistant in San Diego Metro Area, CA is $36,500 per year. Medical assistant salaries in San Diego Metro Area, 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 890 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as medical assistant.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for medical assistants near San Diego Metro Area, CA: Permanente Medicine ($56,000 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 near San Diego Metro Area, 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.