The average pay for a Dental Assistant in Sydney, New South Wales is AU$22.52 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

AU$19,392 - AU$56,021
AU$19K
AU$35K
AU$56K
MEDIAN: AU$35,214
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AU$17.14 - AU$27.04
AU$17
AU$23
AU$27
MEDIAN: AU$22.52
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Local Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$19KAU$38KAU$57K
Salary
AU$19,392 - AU$56,021  
   
Bonus
AU$200.00  
Total Pay (?
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AU$34,218 - AU$56,154  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 15
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Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$12AU$24AU$36
Hourly Rate
AU$17.14 - AU$27.04  
   
Overtime
AU$30.72  
Local Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$24KAU$48KAU$72K
Bonus
AU$200.00  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$34,218 - AU$56,154  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 144
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Pay by Experience Level for Dental Assistant

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Dental Assistant

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
3%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Dental Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
▲21%

▲9%

▲8%

National Average
AU$47,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Dental Assistant Salaries


▲1%

Oral Surgery
▼0%

National Average
AU$47,000

▼4%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 2%
dental benefits
Dental: 38%
vision benefits
Vision:
dental benefits
None: 60%
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