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$16,000 - AU$57,045
AU$16K
AU$36K
AU$57K
MEDIAN: AU$35,505
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AU$17.03 - AU$27.23
AU$17
AU$22
AU$27
MEDIAN: AU$22.38
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Local Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$20KAU$40KAU$60K
Salary
AU$16,000 - AU$57,045  
   
Bonus
AU$200.00  
Total Pay (?
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AU$34,234 - AU$56,537  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 14
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$12AU$24AU$36
Hourly Rate
AU$17.03 - AU$27.23  
   
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$34,234 - AU$56,537  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 148

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Pay by Experience Level for Dental Assistant

Pay by Experience for a Dental Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Dental Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 101 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Dental Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 47 salaries. An experienced Dental Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 29 salaries. A Dental Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 5 salaries.

Key Stats for Dental Assistant

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Dental Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
▲22%

▲10%

▲8%

National Average
AU$46,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Dental Assistant Salaries


▲2%

Oral Surgery
▲1%

National Average
AU$46,000

▼3%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 1%
dental benefits
Dental: 40%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 59%
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