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Medical Assistant Salary
in Knoxville, Tennessee

$32,073 (USD)

Average Salary

$15/hr

Average Hourly

$494

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Medical Assistant is $32,073 a year and $15 an hour in Knoxville, Tennessee, United States. The average salary range for a Medical Assistant is between $24,341 and $38,469. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a Medical Assistant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Assists in examination and treatment of patients, performing miscellaneous delegated duties under the direction of physician.
  • Asks patients questions regarding injury or ailment.
  • Takes vital signs, such as pulse rate, temperature, blood pressure, weight, and height, and records information on patients' charts.
  • Prepares treatment rooms for examination of patients.
  • Cleans and sterilizes instruments.
Medical Assistant Job Prevalence in Knoxville, Tennessee, United States

Job family: Medical Assistants

Job family population: 646,320

Estimated population of Medical Assistant jobs: 117,928

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$37,181
5 Year Change:
16 %

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About Knoxville, Tennessee

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Description: Knoxville is a city in the U.S. state of Tennessee, and the county seat of Knox County. As of the 2010 census, the city has a population of 178,874, and is Tennessee's third largest city after Nashville and Memphis. Knoxville is the principal city of the Knoxville Metropolitan Statistical Area, which was 868,546 in 2015.First settled in 1786, Knoxville was the first capital of Tennessee. The city struggled with geographic isolation throughout the early 19th century. The arrival of the railroad in 1855 led to an economic boom. During the Civil War, the city was bitterly divided over the secession issue, and was occupied...

Medical Assistant Job Listings for Knoxville, Tennessee

Medical Assistant Extern - Unpaid
Jul 3
Knoxville, TN, USA
Behavioral Health Group
Behavioral Health Group (BHG), a leading provider of opioid addiction treatment services. BHG provides medication assisted treatment and counseling services in a conventional outpatient setting. At ...
Certified Medical Assistant CMA/PHLEBOTOMIST
Jun 25
Morristown, TN, USA
Lakeway Dermatology Associates, PC
Physician's office is looking for a hard working CERTIFIED MEDICAL ASSISTANT/PHLEBOTOMIST for a growing medical practice (offices in Morristown and Jefferson City, TN) Clinical experience and ...
Optometric Technician-Patient Scheduling
May 13
Morristown, TN, USA
Dr. D. E. Harmon Eye Clinic
Perform routine clinical tasks to support medical staff * Communicate with insurance companies for proper billing procedures * Escort patients to exam room * Assist with keeping the office clean. ​ ...
Administrative Assistant Receptionist
Jul 9
Clinton, TN, USA
Express Employment Professionals
Express offers multiple benefits to our associates that can include: a medical plan, dental plan, vision/eye-wear plan, prescription drug reimbursement, 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan, provisions for ...
LPN - 12 Hour Shifts
Jul 9
Knoxville, TN, USA
Avenir Senior Living
Provide daily supervision to assigned staff * Assist residents with their ADLs (Activities of Daily Living) * Identify resident medical and behavioral changes * Administer medications as prescribed

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Medical Assistant is $32,073 a year and $15 an hour in Knoxville, Tennessee, United States. The average salary range for a Medical Assistant is between $24,341 and $38,469. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a Medical Assistant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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Medical Assistant Job Listings for Knoxville, Tennessee

Medical Assistant Extern - Unpaid
Jul 3
Knoxville, TN, USA
Behavioral Health Group
Behavioral Health Group (BHG), a leading provider of opioid addiction treatment services. BHG provides medication assisted treatment and counseling services in a conventional outpatient setting. At ...
Certified Medical Assistant CMA/PHLEBOTOMIST
Jun 25
Morristown, TN, USA
Lakeway Dermatology Associates, PC
Physician's office is looking for a hard working CERTIFIED MEDICAL ASSISTANT/PHLEBOTOMIST for a growing medical practice (offices in Morristown and Jefferson City, TN) Clinical experience and ...
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