Catalog 2017-2018

Medical Assisting

Employment

Medical assistants held about 560,800 jobs in 2012. More than half worked in physicians' offices. Employment opportunities are projected to increase by 20 percent from 2012 through 2022.

 

Source:

Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2014-2015 edition, Medical Assistants.