Mentor has a total population of 50,278 and a student population of 351. Of these students, 223 are enrolled in schools that offer medical assistant programs.
Mentor's largest medical assistant school is Cleveland Institute of Dental-Medical Assistants. Approximately 129 students graduated in 2010 from Cleveland Institute of Dental-Medical Assistants with credentials in medical assisting.
In 2010, 129 students graduated with a medical assisting certificate from one of Mentor's medical assistant schools.
If you decide to work as a medical assistant in Mentor, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 medical assistants in Ohio were working in the greater Mentor area. The government projects that the number of medical assistants in Mentor will increase by 21% 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 Mentor is $30,340 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for medical assistants.