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Fast Facts for Medical Assistants in Pennsylvania

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Altoona, Erie and Allentown
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Scranton, State College and Lancaster
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and Allentown

Salaries for Medical Assistants in Pennsylvania

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Williamsport, Philadelphia and Scranton

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  • Medical Assisting - Associate in Specialized Business
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  • Medical Assisting - Associate
  • Medical Assistant
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  • AAS in Medical Assistant
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  • Medical Assisting-Associates
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  • Medical Assisting - Associate in Specialized Business
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Hazleton
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  • Associate Degree-Medical Assistant
  • Diploma-Billing and Coding Specialist
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Warminster
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  • 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.

More Pennsylvania 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
Newtown
Associate
9,649
Clarion
Masters
6,795
Pittsburgh
Associate
18,525
Philadelphia
Associate
17,334
Media
Associate
10,816
Monessen
Associate
280
Du Bois
Associate
233
Erie
Associate
287
Bryn Mawr
Associate
947
Harrisburg
Associate
9,774
Uniontown
Associate
313
Schnecksville
Associate
7,184
Blue Bell
Associate
9,184
Cresson
Masters
1,595
Media
Associate
853
Loretto
Doctorate
2,125
Greensburg
Masters
1,991
Youngwood
Associate
6,239
York
Associate
247

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Medical Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Pennsylvania. 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
Altoona 440 $25,530
Gettysburg 50 $29,480
Harrisburg 1670 $30,030
Carlisle 1670 $30,030
Bloomsburg 300 $27,230
Berwick 300 $27,230
Johnstown 240 $25,800
Chambersburg 250 $27,870
Waynesboro 250 $27,870
East Stroudsburg 240 $27,370
Erie 680 $25,790
Pittsburgh 6220 $28,640
Reading 840 $28,680
Lancaster 1160 $29,750
Lebanon 190 $33,000
Scranton 840 $28,430
Wilkes 840 $28,430
Barre 840 $28,430
Hazleton 840 $28,430
State College 140 $28,630
Williamsport 140 $27,340
York 810 $28,530
Hanover 810 $28,530

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