The average wage for a Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) is C$21.34 per hour. A skill in Prosthodontics is associated with high pay for this job.

C$24,161 - C$53,638
(Median)
C$24K
C$36K
C$54K
MEDIAN: C$35,999
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90%

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C$16.73 - C$26.91
(Median)
C$17
C$21
C$27
MEDIAN: C$21.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$19KC$38KC$57K
Salary
C$24,161 - C$53,638  
   
Bonus
C$750  
Total Pay (?
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C$33,768 - C$56,450  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 10
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$15C$30C$45
Hourly Rate
C$16.73 - C$26.91  
   
Overtime
C$10.21 - C$42.28  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$30KC$60KC$90K
Bonus
C$750  
   
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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C$33,768 - C$56,450  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 167
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Pay by Experience Level for Certified Dental Assistant (CDA)

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$44,157

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Experience Affects Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 21%

Experienced
up arrow 8%


National Average
C$44,000


Skills That Affect Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) Salaries

Prosthodontics
up arrow 18%


Oral Surgery
up arrow 1%

National Average
C$44,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 19%
dental benefits
Dental: 45%
medical benefits
Vision: 11%
dental benefits
None: 43%
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