Experienced Dental Assistant Salary (United States)

An Experienced Dental Assistant earns an average wage of $17.11 per hour.
Experienced Dental Assistant Total Pay (?
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$22,185 - $45,818
(Median)
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33K
40K
46K
MEDIAN: $33,298
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Experienced Dental Assistant Total Pay (?
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$13.36 - $21.72
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MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$22,185 - $45,818  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,523  
Profit Sharing
$205.42 - $3,478  
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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$27,369 - $46,057  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,933
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$13.36 - $21.72  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $31.41  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,523  
   
Profit Sharing
$205.42 - $3,478  
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).
)
$27,369 - $46,057  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,933
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Dallas
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Atlanta
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Las Vegas
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$36,000
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Skills That Affect Experienced Dental Assistant Salaries

Periodontics
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Oral Surgery
up arrow 3%
Dental assistant
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Order Inventory
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Office Administration
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Instrument Control
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Patient Education
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Orthodontics
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Radiology
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Customer Service
0%
National Average
$36,000
Pediatrics
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Spanish Language
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Gender
Female
97%
female alumni
 
Male
3%
male alumni
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 34% dental benefits Dental: 43%
vision benefits Vision: 10% employee benefits None: 39%
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