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Dental Assistant Salary

A Dental Assistant earns an average wage of C$19.04 per hour.

C$25,727 - C$50,344
(Median)
C$26K
C$37K
C$50K
MEDIAN: C$36,524
10%
50%
90%

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C$14.82 - C$25.21
(Median)
C$15
C$19
C$25
MEDIAN: C$19.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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C$0C$18KC$36KC$54K
Salary
C$25,727 - C$50,344  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$1,649  
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).
)
C$30,541 - C$52,785  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 77
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$15C$30C$45
Hourly Rate
C$14.82 - C$25.21  
   
Overtime
C$0.00 - C$43.77  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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C$0C$30KC$60KC$90K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$1,649  
   
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).
)
C$30,541 - C$52,785  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 843

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Pay by Experience Level for Dental Assistant

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

Pay Difference by Location

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Experience Affects Dental Assistant Salaries




National Average
C$40,000


Skills That Affect Dental Assistant Salaries


Periodontics
up arrow 5%

Oral Surgery
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National Average
C$40,000

endodontics
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 110 votes.

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 20% dental benefits Dental: 50%
vision benefits Vision: 10% employee benefits None: 43%