Medical Assistant

Medical Assistant | VCC

Average Wage for this Career

$41,026* *This figure represents the median wage for this career in San Diego County and not the wages of any specific interviewee

Occupational Outlook


About Medical Assistant

Meet Esme Mondragon, a Medical Assistant at VCC. Esme tells us all about their role in Family Medicine providing administrative and clinical tasks at Vista Community Clinic in Vista, California. Esme also works with a handful of people including Front Desk staff, Nurse Practitioners, and the Doctors. VCC has partnered with CSUSM’s Extended Learning Program to offer a Medical Assistant Program, check it out. There are also many great resources out there if you’re looking for a job like this. Interfaith Community Services has a Veteran Employment Program that can prepare you for jobs like this.

Education Resources

Medical Assistant Programs
CSUSM Extended Learning

Veteran Employment Program
Interfaith Community Services