The average Medical Assistant salary in NJ is above the national average at $35,250.
When looking at how much Medical Assistants make across the country you’ll find the average Medical Assistant salary is $29,960, according to the BLS.
Below is a table that breaks down medical assistant salaries in NJ by major city.
More CMA Info for New Jersey:
Medical Assistant Salaries in NJ by City
New Jersey City
Annual Median CMA Salary
|Atlantic City, NJ||$35,513|
|East Brunswick, NJ||$38,901|
|East Orange, NJ||$38,901|
|Jersey City, NJ||$38,901|
|West New York, NJ||$38,901|
|West Orange, NJ||$38,901|
As you can see, medical assistant salaries in NJ are above the national average in all of the above cases. That being said, when looking at how much a medical assistant makes in New Jersey, it is important to note that the cost of living in New Jersey is often higher than the national average cost of living as well.
So, although a medical assistant salary in New Jersey is high, it must be in order to meet the higher cost of living.