Alhambra has a general population of 85,804 and an overall student population of 1,449. Approximately 737 of Alhambra's students are enrolled in schools that offer medical assistant programs.
The largest medical assistant school in Alhambra, by student population, is Everest College-Alhambra. Approximately 234 students graduated in 2010 from Everest College-Alhambra with credentials in medical assisting.
In 2010, 234 students graduated with a medical assisting certificate from one of Alhambra's medical assistant schools.
Many medical assisting graduates choose to work as medical assistants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Alhambra, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 medical assistants in California were working in the greater Alhambra area. By the year 2018, the number of medical assistants is expected to increase by 30% in Alhambra. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for medical assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a medical assistant in Alhambra is $29,230 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for medical assistants.
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