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Fast Facts for Medical Assistants in Georgia

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Rome, Macon and Columbus
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Dalton, Brunswick and Atlanta
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Atlanta, Augusta and Columbus

Salaries for Medical Assistants in Georgia

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Gainesville, Atlanta and Athens

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More Georgia 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
Marietta
Associates
9,999
Warner Robins
Associates
7,762
Lawrenceville
Associates
7,479
Waco
Associates
6,743
Rome
Associates
6,016
Dalton
Bachelors
5,188
Griffin
Associates
4,703
Augusta
Associates
4,370
Athens
Associates
4,210
Clarkston
Associates
4,103
Valdosta
Associates
3,939
Savannah
Associates
3,938
Atlanta
Associates
3,775
Oakwood
Associates
3,626
Thomasville
Associates
3,521
Albany
Associates
3,251
Columbus
Associates
3,228
Clarkesville
Associates
2,838
Waycross
Associates
2,775
Bainbridge
Bachelors
2,468
Statesboro
Associates
1,904
Americus
Associates
1,829
Vidalia
Associates
1,563
Sandersville
Associates
1,404
Savannah
Doctorate
1,392
Young Harris
Bachelors
1,200
Augusta
Associates
735
Smyrna
Associates
652
Columbus
Associates
556
Morrow
N/A
429
Savannah
Associates
404
Atlanta
N/A
356
Norcross
Associates
300
Marietta
Associates
299
Macon
Associates
288
Lilburn
Associates
286
Norcross
N/A
220
Sandy Springs
Associates
115
Gainesville
N/A
89
Atlanta
N/A
81
Atlanta
Associates
74
Marietta
N/A
20

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Medical Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Georgia. 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® 22.1 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
Athens-Clarke County610 $32,600
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell11990 $33,900
Albany240 $29,180
Macon920 $30,070
RomeN/A N/A
Savannah920 $30,040
Valdosta320 $28,150
Warner Robins260 $29,300
Brunswick200 $27,870
Dalton200 $29,080
Gainesville980 $32,480
Hinesville40 $28,760

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