Phoenix, AZ Nurse Practitioner Salaries, Highest Paying Specialties, and Growth Projections

Posted By:   Posted On: January 29th, 2018

Nurse Practitioners continue to see steady growth in demand and salary, with an anticipated job growth of 31% until 2026, which is much faster than average, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Nurse Practitioners are of growing value to many healthcare practices because they can greatly assist medical doctors by performing many of the [&hellip


OR Nurse Salary for Arizona and Top US States

Posted By:   Posted On: December 20th, 2017

An OR nurse salary in Phoenix, Arizona, is typically in the $40 – $45 an hour range. This works out to an average yearly salary range of $83,200 – $93,600. It should be noted that the rate we are stating here is based on our experience placing OR nurses in the Phoenix area.  According to [&hellip


Medical Billing Salary for Entry Level Medical Billing Specialists

Posted By:   Posted On: November 30th, 2017

The medical billing salary for entry-level medical billing specialists can vary depending on specialty and location. Entry-level medical billing salary comparing Phoenix, Los Angeles, and New York: According to, if you are an entry-level medical billing specialist working in Phoenix, your salary is likely to be around $15.00 an hour. 25% of entry-level medical [&hellip


Best Physician Assistant Jobs by Desert Medical Careers

Posted By:   Posted On: October 27th, 2017

Desert Medical Careers has been placing physician assistants in a wide variety of jobs for over 20 years. Many times we are asked what are the “best” jobs in a field. It’s been our experience that the best physician assistant jobs can be ranked a number of ways, including the best paying longest lasting best [&hellip


Healthcare Employment Opportunities are on the Rise in AZ During the Snowbird Season

Posted By:   Posted On: September 27th, 2017

It’s officially fall and this means that our AZ snowbird population is about to rise as it does each year. The snowbirds, retirees who live in colder climates, typically arrive starting in October and leave AZ beginning in the middle of April so they can return to their homes for milder summers. The annual snowbird [&hellip


Medical Assistant Job Outlook and Career Trends

Posted By:   Posted On: August 10th, 2017

Medical Assistant Job Outlook If you are considering a career as a medical assistant and are wondering about the job outlook for this career, we have good news! Medical assisting is one of the fastest growing career fields and is expected to grow 23 percent between 2014 and 2024, significantly higher than the national average. [&hellip


How to Get Your First Medical Assistant Job

Posted By:   Posted On: July 10th, 2017

If you are a recent graduate, landing your first medical assistant job can seem like a daunting prospect. Medical assisting is a competitive and rapidly growing field and you will almost certainly be going up against candidates who have significantly more experience than you. Not to worry! We have compiled a few tips that will [&hellip


Medical Assistant Salary

Posted By:   Posted On: June 12th, 2017

Medical assisting is one of the fastest growing career fields and is expected to grow 23% between 2014 and 2024. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median medical assistant salary in the US is $31,540 per year, but what you will actually earn will be affected by many things including location, experience, specialty, [&hellip


Medical Assistant Interview Questions

Posted By:   Posted On: May 15th, 2017

Are you looking for a job as a medical assistant? If so, we’re here to help. We’re Desert Medical Careers. We have over 20 years experience as a medical staffing agency and we’ve found that those who have practiced interview questions in advance do far better during their job hunt. Below, we’ve provided you with [&hellip


Medical Billing Salary and Jobs Outlook in Arizona by Desert Medical Careers

Posted By:   Posted On: April 18th, 2017

Medical billing specialists are in high demand in Arizona and, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, that demand is only going to increase. With a projected employment growth rate more than double the national average across all occupations, there is no better time to begin a career in the field of medical billing. Medical [&hellip