The average wage for an Experienced Dental Assistant is AU$24.93 per hour.

AU$20,426 - AU$63,674
(Median)
AU$20K
AU$51K
AU$64K
MEDIAN: AU$51,317
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AU$20.39 - AU$28.59
(Median)
AU$20
AU$25
AU$29
MEDIAN: AU$24.00
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$22KAU$44KAU$66K
Salary
AU$20,426 - AU$63,674  
   
Bonus
AU$600  
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$42,152 - AU$59,918  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 12
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$15AU$30AU$45
Hourly Rate
AU$20.39 - AU$28.59  
   
Overtime
AU$2.97 - AU$42.57  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$30KAU$60KAU$90K
Bonus
AU$600  
   
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$42,152 - AU$59,918  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 231
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National Average: AU$51,923

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Skills That Affect Dental Assistant Salaries

Dental assistant
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Oral Surgery
0%

National Average
AU$52,000

Administration
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Cleaning
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Orthodontics
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 1%
dental benefits
Dental: 37%
medical benefits
Vision:
dental benefits
None: 62%
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