Experienced Dental Assistant Salary (United States)

An Experienced Dental Assistant earns an average wage of $17.15 per hour.
Experienced Dental Assistant Total Pay (?
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$21,956 - $45,620
(Median)
22K
28K
33K
40K
46K
MEDIAN: $33,426
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Experienced Dental Assistant Total Pay (?
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$13.40 - $21.76
(Median)
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22
MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$21,956 - $45,620  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,535  
Profit Sharing
$206.08 - $3,459  
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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$27,482 - $46,109  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,988
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$13.40 - $21.76  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $31.64  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,535  
   
Profit Sharing
$206.08 - $3,459  
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).
)
$27,482 - $46,109  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,988
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Pay Difference By Location

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Denver
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Dallas
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Atlanta
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Las Vegas
0%
National Average
$36,000
Salt Lake City
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Tulsa
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Columbus
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Cleveland
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Oklahoma City
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Skills That Affect Experienced Dental Assistant Salaries

Periodontics
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Dental assistant
up arrow 5%
Oral Surgery
up arrow 3%
Order Inventory
up arrow 2%
Office Administration
up arrow 2%
Instrument Control
up arrow 1%
Patient Education
up arrow 1%
Orthodontics
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Radiology
0%
Customer Service
0%
National Average
$36,000
Pediatrics
up arrow 1%
Spanish Language
up arrow 3%

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Gender

Female
98%
female alumni
 
Male
2%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 35% dental benefits Dental: 44%
vision benefits Vision: 10% employee benefits None: 38%
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