Cary has a general population of 94,536 and an overall student population of 622. Approximately 622 of Cary's students are enrolled in schools that offer medical assistant programs.
Miller-Motte College-Cary is the largest medical assistant school in Cary, based on student population. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from Miller-Motte College-Cary with credentials in medical assisting.
If you decide to attend a medical assistant school in Cary, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $10,129.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,800 for medical assisting related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a medical assistant in Cary, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 9,000 medical assistants in North Carolina, 990 were working in the greater Cary area. By the year 2018, the number of medical assistants is expected to increase by 24% in Cary. 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 Cary is $31,890 per year, which is higher than the average for medical assistants state-wide.