The average pay for a Dental Assistant in Jacksonville, Florida is $15.68 per hour. A skill in Oral Surgery is associated with high pay for this job. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$10.81 - $20.16
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$11
$16
$20
MEDIAN: $15.00
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$10.81 - $20.16  
   
Overtime
$19.12  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$1,350  
   
Total Pay (?
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$21,782 - $42,364  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 35

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About Jacksonville, Florida

Duval County, Florida
868,031
Male:
419,203 (48.3%)
Female:
448,828 (51.7%)
Jacksonville is a seaport city and the seat of Duval County, Florida, United States. With an estimated 868,031 residents as of 2015, Jacksonville is the most populous city in both the state of Florida and the southeastern United States. As of 2015, it is estimated to be the 12th most populous city in the United States and largest city by area in the contiguous United States. The Jacksonville metropolitan area has a population of 1,573,606 and is the 40th largest in the United States and fourth largest in the state of Florida. The city is situated on the banks of the St. Johns River, in the First Coast region of North Florida, about 25 miles (40 km) south of the Georgia state line and 340 miles (550 km) north of Miami. Prior to European settlement the Jacksonville area was inhabited by Native American people known as the Timucua. In 1564, the French...
Jacksonville:
$48,239
Florida:
$49,426
$963
Jacksonville:
$146,500
Florida:
$179,800
4.6%

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Pay by Experience Level for Dental Assistant

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

Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Dental Assistant Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 19%

Late-Career
up arrow 10%

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%

National Average
$32,000


Skills That Affect Dental Assistant Salaries

Oral Surgery
up arrow 12%

Order Inventory
up arrow 10%

Instrument Control
up arrow 5%

Patient Education
up arrow 4%

Office Administration
up arrow 3%

Customer Service
0%

Radiology
0%

National Average
$32,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 43%
dental benefits
Dental: 43%
medical benefits
Vision: 9%
dental benefits
None: 35%
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