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Fast Facts for Medical Assistants in Illinois

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Danville, Peoria and Springfield
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Rockford, Chicago and Bloomington
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Chicago, Peoria and Springfield

Salaries for Medical Assistants in Illinois

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Chicago, Springfield and Peoria

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.

2019 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2018-28 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Peoria1620$34,070
Rockford530$33,750
Springfield700$33,940
Carbondale-Marion270$29,610
Champaign-Urbana900$34,580
Danville90$31,100
Decatur100$31,820
Kankakee150$36,240
Bloomington200$38,980

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