Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Medical Assistant Labor Statistics Remain Excellent

According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics employment opportunities for medical assistants remain excellent!

Wherever there are people there is a need for medical services. As a medical assistant you will work side-by-side with doctors, nurses and other healthcare practitioners in various positions, from entrance level medical assistant to senior medical assistant, from clinical medical assistant to administrative medical assistant. Bottom line: doctors will always need medical assistant staff to help them run and manage their practice efficiently. As long as there are doctors there will be jobs for medical assistants.

Monday, September 05, 2011

Education Makes a Difference

Education pays - in higher earnings and lower unemployment rate
Text version of Education Pays chart

Note: Note: Data are 2010 annual averages for persons age 25 and over. Earnings are for full-time wage and salary workers.
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, Current Population Survey.