Experienced Certified/Registered Dental Assistant (CDA/RDA) Salary

Experienced Certified or Registered Dental Assistants take home approximately $20.14 per hour on average. Close to two-fifths receive medical and dental insurance and a little less than one-fifth get vision insurance. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Experienced Certified or Registered Dental Assistants. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$31,969 - $38,974
$36K
MEDIAN: $35,669
50%

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$16.00 - $25.92
$16
$20
$26
MEDIAN: $20.14
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$35,669  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,500  
Profit Sharing
$2,380  
Total Pay (?
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$33,204 - $56,237  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 9
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$16.00 - $25.92  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00  
Overtime
$20.53 - $38.27  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,500  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,380  
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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$33,204 - $56,237  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 103

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Key Stats for Certified/Registered Dental Assistant (CDA/RDA)

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
10-19 years
91%
20 years or more
9%
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Skills That Affect Certified/Registered Dental Assistant (CDA/RDA) Salaries

Oral Surgery
▲5%

Orthodontics
▲4%

Radiology
▲3%

Pediatrics
▲1%

National Average
$42,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 40%
dental benefits
Dental: 36%
vision benefits
Vision: 18%
no benefits
None: 45%