Dental Assistant in Reno, Nevada Salary

A Dental Assistant in Reno, Nevada earns an average wage of $17.04 per hour. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Order Inventory, Instrument Control, Customer Service, and Patient Education.

$11.97 - $22.10
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$17
$22
MEDIAN: $17.04
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Hourly Rate
$11.97 - $22.10  
   
Overtime
$27.38  
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Bonus
$1,400  
   
Total Pay (?
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$24,904 - $45,966  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 28

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About Reno, Nevada

Washoe County, Nevada
241,443
Male:
122,292 (50.7%)
Female:
119,151 (49.3%)
Reno is a city in the U.S. state of Nevada. It is located in Northern Nevada, approximately 22 miles (35 km) from Lake Tahoe. Known as "The Biggest Little City in the World", Reno is famous for its casinos and as the birthplace of Caesars Entertainment Corporation. It is the county seat of Washoe County, located in the northwestern part of the state. The city sits in a high desert at the foot of the Sierra Nevada and its downtown area (along with Sparks) occupies a valley informally known as the Truckee Meadows. Reno is the most populous Nevada city outside of the Las Vegas–Paradise, NV MSA, with an estimated population of 233,294 in 2013, and is the third most populous city in the state after Las Vegas and Henderson. Reno is part of the Reno–Sparks metropolitan area, which consists of all of both Washoe and Storey counties, and has a 2013 estimated...
Reno:
$50,451
Nevada:
$52,431
$877
Reno:
$269,200
Nevada:
$221,400
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Key Stats for Dental Assistant

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
11%
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Experience Affects Dental Assistant Salaries

Experienced
▲15%

National Average
$36,000

Mid-Career
▼4%

Entry-Level
▼18%

Skills That Affect Dental Assistant Salaries

Order Inventory
▲16%

Instrument Control
▲14%

Patient Education
▲12%

Customer Service
▲12%

Oral Surgery
▲7%

Office Administration
▲5%

National Average
$36,000

Radiology
▼3%

Pediatrics
▼3%

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 28%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 11%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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