A Dental Assistant earns an average wage of NZ$19.94 per hour.

NZ$31,712 - NZ$49,521
NZ$32K
NZ$43K
NZ$50K
MEDIAN: NZ$43,110
10%
50%
90%
NZ$16.00 - NZ$23.83
NZ$16
NZ$20
NZ$24
MEDIAN: NZ$19.88
10%
50%
90%
NZ$0NZ$49K
Salary NZ$31,712 - NZ$49,521
Bonus NZ$300.00
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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NZ$33,174 - NZ$49,841
  • Country: New Zealand
  • Currency: NZD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 18
Hourly Data NZ$0NZ$30
Hourly Rate NZ$16.00 - NZ$23.83
Hourly Tips NZ$0.00
Overtime NZ$23.30
Annual Data NZ$0NZ$49K
Bonus NZ$300.00
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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NZ$33,174 - NZ$49,841
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: NZD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 127

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Dental Assistant Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Dental Assistant

Pay by Experience for a Dental Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Dental Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$39,000 based on 69 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Dental Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$44,000 based on 36 salaries. An experienced Dental Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$43,000 based on 21 salaries. A Dental Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$46,000 based on 14 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: NZ$41,577

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Dental Assistant

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Dental Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
▲11%

Mid-Career
▲5%

Experienced
▲3%

National Average
NZ$42,000

▼7%

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental: 33%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 63%
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