A Dental Assistant in Cleveland, Ohio earns an average wage of $13.68 per hour. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Periodontics and Order Inventory.

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Hourly Rate
$10.12 - $17.71  
   
Overtime
$26.47  
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$1,250  
   
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$21,161 - $38,086  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 41

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About Cleveland, Ohio

Cuyahoga County, Ohio
388,059
Male:
186,436 (48.0%)
Female:
201,623 (52.0%)
Cleveland (/ˈkliːvlənd/ KLEEV-lənd) is a city in the U.S. state of Ohio and the county seat of Cuyahoga County, the most populous county in the state. The city is located on the southern shore of Lake Erie, approximately 60 miles (100 kilometers) west of the Pennsylvania border. It was founded in 1796 near the mouth of the Cuyahoga River, and became a manufacturing center owing to its location on the lake shore, as well as being connected to numerous canals and railroad lines. Cleveland's economy has diversified sectors that include manufacturing, financial services, healthcare, and biomedical. Cleveland is also home to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. As of the 2013 Census Estimate, the city proper had a total population of 390,113, making Cleveland the 48th largest city in the United States, and the second-largest city in Ohio after Columbus. Greater Cleveland, the Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area, ranked 29th...
Cleveland:
$28,831
Ohio:
$51,075
$664
Cleveland:
$66,200
Ohio:
$136,400
10.2%

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Pay by Experience Level for Dental Assistant

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

Key Stats for Dental Assistant

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Dental Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 24%

Experienced
up arrow 21%


National Average
$28,000


Skills That Affect Dental Assistant Salaries

Periodontics
up arrow 21%

Order Inventory
up arrow 19%

Pediatrics
up arrow 10%


Customer Service
up arrow 3%

Orthodontics
up arrow 2%

Radiology
up arrow 1%

Patient Education
0%

National Average
$28,000

Instrument Control
up arrow 2%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 37%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 37%
dental benefits
None: 43%
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