A Dental Assistant (Certified) earns an average wage of C$21.10 per hour.

C$24,240 - C$50,840
C$24K
C$35K
C$51K
MEDIAN: C$34,692
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50%
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C$16.46 - C$25.73
C$16
C$21
C$26
MEDIAN: C$21.10
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$18KC$36KC$54K
Salary
C$24,240 - C$50,840  
   
Bonus
C$100.00 - C$2,000  
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$33,691 - C$53,794  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 17
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$13C$26C$39
Hourly Rate
C$16.46 - C$25.73  
   
Overtime
C$10.84 - C$38.39  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$26KC$52KC$78K
Bonus
C$100.00 - C$2,000  
   
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$33,691 - C$53,794  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 376

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Pay by Experience Level for Dental Assistant (Certified)

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$43,934

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Dental Assistant (Certified) Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Dental Assistant (Certified)?

Dental Assistant (Certified) in Brampton:
"Always improving."
Pros: Always improving my skill and education through courses and new techniques by working with new dentists and learning new procedures. I enjoy working with my colleagues. The office is beautiful and up to date. I enjoy having the opportunity to broaden my horizon within the office.
Cons: Dentist to assistant ratio is not equal which makes vacation time difficult at times.

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Key Stats for Dental Assistant (Certified)

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 44 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
14%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Dental Assistant (Certified) Salaries

▲16%

▲9%

▲3%

National Average
C$44,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Dental Assistant (Certified) Salaries

▲9%


reception
▲2%

Oral Surgery
▼0%

National Average
C$44,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 44 votes.

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 18%
dental benefits
Dental: 41%
vision benefits
Vision: 9%
dental benefits
None: 52%
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