With an overall population of 49,116 and a student population of 269, approximately 269 of Indio students attend one of Indio's schools that offer medical assistant programs.
Indio's largest medical assistant school is Milan Institute. Approximately 114 students graduated in 2010 from Milan Institute with credentials in medical assisting.
A total of 114 students graduated with credentials in medical assisting from medical assistant schools in Indio in 2010.
After graduating with your credentials in medical assisting, if you decide to work as a medical assistant in Indio, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 12 medical assistants in California were working in the greater Indio area. The number of medical assistants in Indio is expected to increase by 24% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for medical assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a medical assistant in Indio is $29,040 per year, which is lower than the average for medical assistants state-wide.