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

The average Experienced Certified or Registered Dental Assistant earns approximately $20.30 per hour. Health benefits are not claimed by all — nearly two in five lack any form of coverage — but roughly two in five have medical insurance, and close to two-fifths have dental, too. Most Experienced Certified or Registered Dental Assistants like their work and job satisfaction is high. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$31,969 - $40,976
$36K
MEDIAN: $36,172
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$16.60 - $26.09
$17
$20
$26
MEDIAN: $20.30
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50%
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$0$56K
Salary $36,172
Bonus $98.63 - $2,553
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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$34,527 - $56,124
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 9
Hourly Data $0$37
Hourly Rate $16.60 - $26.09
Overtime $24.24 - $37.93
Annual Data $0$56K
Bonus $98.63 - $2,553
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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$34,527 - $56,124
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 102

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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 17 votes.
10-19 years
88%
20 years or more
12%
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Skills That Affect Certified/Registered Dental Assistant (CDA/RDA) Salaries

Oral Surgery
▲3%

Orthodontics
▲3%

Radiology
▲1%

National Average
$42,000

Pediatrics
▼1%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 40%
dental benefits
Dental: 41%
vision benefits
Vision: 21%
no benefits
None: 41%
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