The average wage for a Dental Assistant in Canberra, Australian Capital Territory (ACT) is AU$21.85 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

AU$16.74 - AU$28.83
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AU$22
AU$29
MEDIAN: AU$21.85
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AU$34,153 - AU$59,718  
   
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 39
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Key Stats for Dental Assistant

Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
24%
20 years or more
2%
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Experience Affects Dental Assistant Salaries

Mid-Career
▲13%

National Average
AU$45,000

▼1%

Skills That Affect Dental Assistant Salaries

National Average
AU$45,000

Administration
▼8%

Cleaning
▼13%

Oral Surgery
▼14%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
24%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical:
dental benefits
Dental: 37%
vision benefits
Vision:
dental benefits
None: 63%
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