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Medical Assistant Programs and Jobs in Mississippi

While an advanced degree and certification are not required to work as an MA in Mississippi, both can boost a new MAs job prospects. Mississippi also does not specify the tasks MAs in the state are responsible for, but they can expect to assist doctors and nurses with a range of clinical and administrative duties.

Read on to find out more about online medical assistant certification in Mississippi.

Salary and Employment Data for Major Cities Across Mississippi

Medical Assistant Salary in Mississippi
LocationTotal MAs EmployedMean Hourly WageAnnual Mean Wage
Source: Occupational Employment Statistics, May 2016
Jackson550$14.85$30,890
Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula370$14.02$29,160
Hattiesburg250$13.43$27,940
Pascagoula130$13.28$27,610

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