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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 Assistant
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Allentown
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  • Medical Assisting - Diploma
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  • Medical Assistant Technician (Associate in Specialized Technology Degree)
  • Fortis Medical Assistant Program
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Grand Prairie
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  • Medical Assisting
  • BS in Health and Wellness
  • Medical Billing and Coding Certificate
  • Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
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  • Nurse Educator Graduate Certificate
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  • Medical Billing and Coding Certificate
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  • Healthcare Management (BS)
  • As a student at South University, Online Programs, you will receive the same quality instruction, variety of learning options and level of service found at the campus locations.
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  • Master of Public Administration in Healthcare Policy & Ethics
  • Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose.
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  • Master of Science in Nursing - Nursing Administration
  • A degree from CTU connects you to what matters most: powerful professional network, real-world professional faculty and innovative technology. Once you earn your degree you hit the ground running.
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  • MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Nursing@Simmons, the innovative, online nursing degree program from Simmons School of Nursing and Health Sciences prepares Registered Nurses for the next stage of their careers.

    You need to have a Bachelor’s degree and RN license to be qualified for this school.

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  • Doctor of Business Administration: Healthcare Management
  • Liberty University provides a world-class education with a solid Christian foundation, equipping men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for success in every aspect of life.

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  • Executive Master of Health Administration
  • Located in the heart of Washington, D.C. the Milken Institute School of Public Health at the George Washington University is dedicated to advancing the health of local, national and global communities.

    You need to have a Bachelor’s degree to be qualified for this school.

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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