What is the average salary of a medical assistant in South Dakota?

January 10, 2015

The average salary* per year for a medical assistant in South Dakota is $27,420. Below is a chart showing the average wages for a medical assistant updated to quarter ending December 2013.



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*Information from Labor Market Information Center, https://apps.sd.gov/applications/ld54lmicinfo/WAGES/OWLISTPUBA.ASP. Wages for the Occupational Employment Statistics (OES) survey are straight-time, gross pay, exclusive of premium pay. Base rate, cost-of-living allowances, guaranteed pay, hazardous-duty pay, incentive pay including commissions and production bonuses, and tips are included. Excluded are overtime pay, severance pay, shift differentials, nonproduction bonuses, employer cost for supplementary benefits, and tuition reimbursements.

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