What Medical Certifications Pay the Most?

According to the Bureau of Labour Statistics report, the average hourly wage for a Medical Assistant is around $16 per hour. This can be substantially higher depending upon the state they work in. Salaries are often accompanied by a full range of employment benefits,such as vacation pay, health and dental insurance, retirement benefits, and more, which makes the career a lucrative one, considering the fact that one does not have to spend many years in education to become a Medical Assistant (compared to other medical professionals such as doctors). The salary of a Medical Assistant is determined by many factors like their skills, domain, experience. The following is a list of medical certifications that relatively pay more than MAs in other specialities. 

  • Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT)
  • Professional Coder
  • Pharmacy Technician Professional
  • Medical Assistant
  • Medical Front Office Administration Specialist
  • Behavioural Technician Specialist
  • Patient Care Technician (PCT)

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