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Fast Facts for Medical Assistants in Florida

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Palm Coast, Palm Bay and Ocala
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Panama City, Fort Walton Beach and Tallahassee
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Tampa, Miami and Orlando

Salaries for Medical Assistants in Florida

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Naples, West Palm Beach and Cape Coral

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More Florida Medical Assistant Schools

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Miami
Bachelors
55,206
Fort Lauderdale
Bachelors
43,700
Lake Worth
Bachelors
30,520
Jacksonville
Bachelors
24,078
Fort Lauderdale
Doctorate
19,688
Fort Pierce
Bachelors
18,244
Cocoa
Bachelors
15,825
Daytona Beach
Bachelors
12,706
Pensacola
Bachelors
9,643
Ocala
Masters
7,902
Orlando
Bachelors
4,753
Orlando
Masters
3,653
Hialeah
Masters
3,251
Coconut Creek
N/A
2,737
Avon Park
Bachelors
2,722
Naples
Masters
1,636
Hollywood
N/A
1,612
Tampa
Masters
1,375
Miami
N/A
1,374
Orlando
Associates
1,204
Winter Park
N/A
1,016
Fort Myers
Bachelors
1,015
Miami Lakes
N/A
971
Davie
N/A
936
Tampa
N/A
924
Kissimmee
N/A
900
Tallahassee
N/A
877
Winter Garden
N/A
874
Orlando
Associates
859
Lauderdale Lakes
Associates
831
Bradenton
N/A
829
Hialeah
N/A
704
Eustis
N/A
643
Pensacola
Associates
624
Naples
N/A
619
Miami
N/A
578
Miramar
Associates
551
Orlando
Bachelors
535
Jacksonville
Associates
534
Pembroke Pines
Associates
529
West Palm Beach
Associates
524
West Palm Beach
Associates
499
Margate
Associates
488
Jacksonville
Associates
445
Hialeah
Associates
442
Boynton Beach
Associates
441
Fort Lauderdale
Bachelors
438
Orange Park
Associates
425
Saint Augustine
N/A
418
Port Saint Lucie
Associates
408
Tampa
Associates
404
Gainesville
Bachelors
393
Jacksonville
Associates
385
Orlando
Associates
355
Orange Park
Bachelors
354
Ocala
N/A
350
Leisure City
N/A
345
West Palm Beach
Bachelors
345
Miami
Associates
340
Cutler Bay
Associates
323
Miami
Associates
316
Miami
N/A
302
Miami
Associates
300
Altamonte Springs
Associates
285
Tampa
Associates
268
Fort Pierce
Associates
267
Margate
N/A
267
Miami
Bachelors
266
Spring Hill
Associates
241
Ormond Beach
Associates
235
Pensacola
Associates
234
Altamonte Springs
Associates
229
Lauderdale Lakes
Associates
221
Pompano Beach
Masters
220
Tampa
Masters
214
Sarasota
Associates
187
Jacksonville
Bachelors
182
Greenacres
N/A
155
Pensacola
N/A
118
Palm Coast
N/A
117
Cutler Bay
Associates
117
Miami Gardens
Bachelors
113
Doral
N/A
92
Melbourne
Masters
77
Vero Beach
N/A
68
Miami
N/A
64
Jacksonville
Masters
31
Miami
Associates
25
Jacksonville
Associates
20
Miami
N/A
19
Orlando
Masters
11
Fort Myers
Associates
0
Winter Park
N/A
0
Tampa
Bachelors
0
Largo
Masters
0
Jacksonville
N/A
0
Palm Springs
Associates
0
Largo
Associates
0

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Medical Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Florida. 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.

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 23.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Jacksonville5150 $31,190
Cape Coral-Fort Myers2010 $32,130
Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin380 $31,760
Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach1810 $30,270
Gainesville1040 $28,920
Homosassa Springs240 $32,860
Lakeland-Winter Haven1210 $28,660
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach16940 $33,100
Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island760 $38,140
North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton1640 $34,900
Ocala1040 $29,760
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford6790 $31,580
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville1560 $30,280
Panama City490 $31,090
Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent1430 $30,030
Port St. Lucie930 $31,360
Punta Gorda440 $31,060
Sebastian-Vero Beach460 $31,490
Sebring210 $28,200
Tallahassee590 $30,530
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater7700 $32,060
The Villages240 $30,710

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