The average wage for a Dental Assistant is C$19.80 per hour. A skill in Office Administration is associated with high pay for this job.

C$24,885 - C$53,583
C$25K
C$40K
C$54K
MEDIAN: C$40,250
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50%
90%

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C$15.10 - C$26.93
C$15
C$20
C$27
MEDIAN: C$19.80
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$19KC$38KC$57K
Salary
C$24,885 - C$53,583  
   
Bonus
C$207.29 - C$2,909  
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$31,046 - C$56,373  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 66
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$15C$30C$45
Hourly Rate
C$15.10 - C$26.93  
   
Hourly Tips
C$0.75  
Overtime
C$19.66 - C$42.66  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$30KC$60KC$90K
Bonus
C$207.29 - C$2,909  
   
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$31,046 - C$56,373  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 995

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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

National Average: C$41,280

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Key Stats for Dental Assistant

Gender

Female
100 %
Male
0 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 99 votes.
040
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
12%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Dental Assistant Salaries




National Average
C$41,000


Skills That Affect Dental Assistant Salaries

Office Administration
up arrow 17%

Prosthodontics
up arrow 7%


Periodontics
up arrow 1%

Assist Dentist
up arrow 1%

Pediatrics
up arrow 1%

Oral Surgery
0%

endodontics
0%

National Average
C$41,000

Patient Education
up arrow 4%

General Dentistry
up arrow 7%

Order Inventory
up arrow 11%

Dental assistant
up arrow 12%

Generalist Duties
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 99 votes.

Gender

Female
100 %
Male
0 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 25%
dental benefits
Dental: 44%
vision benefits
Vision: 13%
dental benefits
None: 46%
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