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Fast Facts for Medical Assistants in Louisiana

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Alexandria, Shreveport and Houma
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Lafayette, Monroe and Baton Rouge
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: New Orleans, Baton Rouge and Shreveport

Salaries for Medical Assistants in Louisiana

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: New Orleans, Shreveport and Baton Rouge

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  • Medical Assisting
  • Associate of Science in Health Science - Medical Assisting
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  • Medical Assistant
  • Medical Office Specialist
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Beaumont
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  • Clinical Medical Assisting - Diploma
  • Health Information Management, Billing and Coding - Diploma
  • Blue Cliff College was founded in New Orleans, Louisiana in 1987 with the goal of becoming one of the most respected and innovative Massage Therapy training centers in the nation.

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Gulfport
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  • Medical Assisting - Associate in Occupational Studies
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Shreveport
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  • Medical Assisting
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Medical Billing and Coding
  • At Fortis Institute, you may get the skills and training you need to prepare for a career.

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    Please call on  844-252-4552 to talk to a respresentative.

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Baton Rouge
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  • Associate of Science in Medical Assisting Science
  • For over 35 years, Keiser University has provided student-centered, quality career education. Keiser University Online offers degree programs online to prepare students for in-demand professions.

Programs
  • Medical Assisting
  • Orion College is a post-secondary vocational school offering Associate Degree programs in Business Administration, Medical Assisting and Healthcare Management.. By utilizing online learning, students have the flexibility to continue their education from the convenience of their own home. Our virtual classrooms will enable students to attend classes and communicate with instructors and classmates. Students can complete some programs without leaving their current employment or sacrificing family time.

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  • Veterinary Assistant
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  • Veterinary Technician (Associate)
  • Penn Foster College

    Penn Foster College offers a complete learning experience for busy adults looking to advance their education around their schedule. With Penn Foster College, you can earn your degree or undergraduate certificate online and at a pace that’s right for you.

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  • Founded in 1766, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state’s preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher learning.

More Louisiana Medical Assistant Schools

Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Bossier City
Associate
4,986
Baton Rouge
Associate
278
Baton Rouge
Associate
137
Abbeville
Associate
359
Metairie
Associate
639
Minden
Associate
741
Reserve
Associate
735

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Medical Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Louisiana. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Medical Assistants

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Medical Assistants relative to the population of the city. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Alexandria 270 $24,410
Baton Rouge 1060 $27,400
Hammond 250 $27,130
Houma 210 $26,050
Thibodaux 210 $26,050
Lafayette 540 $26,970
Lake Charles 340 $27,130
Monroe 150 $22,220
New Orleans 1580 $28,220
Metairie 1580 $28,220
Shreveport 960 $23,000
Bossier City 960 $23,000

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