A Dental Assistant at Heartland Dental Corporation earns an average wage of $16.26 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. A skill in Oral Surgery is associated with high pay for this job.

$12.15 - $24.57
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$16
$25
MEDIAN: $16.26
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$12.15 - $24.57  
   
Overtime
$36.85  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Total Pay (?
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$25,278 - $59,388  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 19

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Key Stats for Dental Assistant

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
047
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
47%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
11%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Dental Assistant Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 15%

National Average
$34,000


Skills That Affect Dental Assistant Salaries

Oral Surgery
up arrow 21%

Instrument Control
up arrow 3%

Patient Education
up arrow 3%

Order Inventory
up arrow 1%

Customer Service
0%

Radiology
0%

Office Administration
0%

National Average
$34,000

Periodontics
up arrow 1%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
47%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 53%
vision benefits
Vision: 37%
dental benefits
None: 26%
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