Entry-Level Dental Assistant in Atlanta, Georgia Salary

The average wage for an Entry-Level Dental Assistant in Atlanta, Georgia is $14.55 per hour.

$22,938 - $37,500
$30K
MEDIAN: $30,000
50%

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$10.87 - $16.54
$11
$15
$17
MEDIAN: $14.55
10%
50%
90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$13K$26K$39K
Salary
$30,000  
   
Bonus
$1,000  
Total Pay (?
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$22,393 - $35,814  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$10.87 - $16.54  
   
Overtime
$24.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$1,000  
   
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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$22,393 - $35,814  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 37

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About Atlanta, Georgia

Fulton County, Georgia
463,875
Male:
223,960 (48.3%)
Female:
239,915 (51.7%)
Atlanta is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia, with an estimated 2015 population of 463,878. Atlanta is the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5,522,942 people and the ninth largest metropolitan area in the United States. Atlanta is the county seat of Fulton County, and a small portion of the city extends eastward into DeKalb County. Atlanta was established in 1837 at the intersection of two railroad lines, and the city rose from the ashes of the American Civil War to become a national center of commerce. In the decades following the Civil Rights Movement, during which the city earned a reputation as "too busy to hate" for the relatively progressive views of some of its citizens and leaders compared to other cities in the Deep South Atlanta attained international prominence. Atlanta is the primary transportation hub of...
Atlanta:
$50,210
Georgia:
$51,244
$981
Atlanta:
$241,200
Georgia:
$159,300
4.8%

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Key Stats for Dental Assistant

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
76%
5-9 years
12%
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Skills That Affect Dental Assistant Salaries

Orthodontics
▲8%

Oral Surgery
▲3%

National Average
$30,000

Radiology
▼1%

Customer Service
▼1%

Patient Education
▼4%

Office Administration
▼4%

Order Inventory
▼7%

Instrument Control
▼10%

Spanish Language
▼23%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 46%
dental benefits
Dental: 46%
vision benefits
Vision: 27%
dental benefits
None: 50%
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