Dental Assistant Salary in New York (United States)

The average wage for a Dental Assistant in New York, New York is $15.60 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Pediatrics, Periodontics, Orthodontics, Order Inventory, and Radiology.
Dental Assistant in New York, New York Salary (?
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$21,600 - $61,880
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $33,246
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Dental Assistant in New York, New York Salary (?
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$10.15 - $21.82
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MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$21,600 - $61,880  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $974  
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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$21,264 - $47,250  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 19
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$10.15 - $21.82  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $34.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $974  
   
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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$21,264 - $47,250  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 84
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Experience Affects Dental Assistant in New York, New York Salaries

National Average
$33,000

Skills That Affect Dental Assistant in New York, New York Salaries

Pediatrics
up arrow 35%
Periodontics
up arrow 24%
Orthodontics
up arrow 22%
Order Inventory
up arrow 18%
up arrow 14%
Spanish Language
up arrow 13%
Oral Surgery
up arrow 12%
Patient Education
up arrow 9%
Customer Service
up arrow 7%
Office Administration
up arrow 1%
National Average
$33,000
Instrument Control
up arrow 1%

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
88%
female alumni
 
Male
12%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 38% dental benefits Dental: 29%
vision benefits Vision: 16% employee benefits None: 53%
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