The average wage for an Experienced Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) is $18.96 per hour.

$32,045 - $46,494
$38K
MEDIAN: $38,302
50%

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$15.26 - $23.04
$15
$19
$23
MEDIAN: $18.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$38,303  
   
Bonus
$700  
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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$31,909 - $47,997  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 6
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$15.26 - $23.04  
   
Overtime
$31.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$700  
   
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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$31,909 - $47,997  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 60

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Key Stats for Certified Dental Assistant (CDA)

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
10-19 years
91%
20 years or more
9%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) Salaries

Radiology
up arrow 5%

Oral Surgery
up arrow 2%

National Average
$40,000

Orthodontics
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 33%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 7%
dental benefits
None: 29%
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