Uniontown has a general population of 2,802 and an overall student population of 99. Approximately 60 of Uniontown's students are enrolled in schools that offer medical assistant programs.
Uniontown's largest medical assistant school is Portage Lakes Career Center. In 2010, Portage Lakes Career Center graduated approximately 4 students from its medical assisting program.
A total of 4 students graduated with credentials in medical assisting from medical assistant schools in Uniontown in 2010.
Many medical assisting graduates choose to work as medical assistants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Uniontown, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 24 medical assistants in Ohio were working in the greater Uniontown area. Uniontown's medical assistant workforce is projected to 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 Uniontown is $24,140 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for medical assistants.