A Dental Assistant in Milwaukee, Wisconsin earns an average wage of $15.00 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$11.84 - $20.27
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MEDIAN: $15.00
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$11.84 - $20.27  
   
Overtime
$20.35  
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$700  
   
Total Pay (?
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$23,976 - $42,192  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 27

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About Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Milwaukee County, Wisconsin
600,154
Male:
286,315 (47.7%)
Female:
313,839 (52.3%)
Milwaukee (/mɪlˈwɔːkiː/, /ˈmwɔːki/) is the largest city in the state of Wisconsin and the fifth-largest city in the Midwestern United States. The county seat of Milwaukee County, it is on Lake Michigan's western shore. According to the 2010 census, Milwaukee has a population of 594,833. Milwaukee is the main cultural and economic center of the Milwaukee–Racine–Waukesha Metropolitan Area with a population of 2,043,904 as of an official 2014 estimate. The first Europeans to pass through the area were French Catholic missionaries and fur traders. In 1818, the French Canadian explorer Solomon Juneau settled in the area, and in 1846 Juneau's town combined with two neighboring towns to incorporate as the City of Milwaukee. Large numbers of German immigrants helped increase the city's population during the 1840s, with Poles and other immigrants arriving in the following decades. Known for its brewing traditions, major new additions to the city include the Milwaukee Riverwalk, the...
Milwaukee:
$37,495
Wisconsin:
$55,638
$802
Milwaukee:
$114,000
Wisconsin:
$168,300
5.7%

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Key Stats for Dental Assistant

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
041
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Dental Assistant Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 17%


National Average
$31,000


Skills That Affect Dental Assistant Salaries

Office Administration
up arrow 6%

Order Inventory
up arrow 1%

Patient Education
up arrow 1%

National Average
$31,000

Customer Service
up arrow 1%

Pediatrics
up arrow 1%

Instrument Control
up arrow 2%

Oral Surgery
up arrow 2%

Radiology
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
13 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 47%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
vision benefits
Vision: 26%
dental benefits
None: 32%
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