A Dental Assistant in Vancouver, Washington earns an average wage of $15.86 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$11.74 - $21.64
$12
$16
$22
MEDIAN: $15.86
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Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$11.74 - $21.64  
   
Overtime
$24.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$500  
   
Total Pay (?
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$24,630 - $44,683  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 32

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About Vancouver, Washington

Clark County, Washington
172,853
Male:
82,958 (48.0%)
Female:
89,895 (52.0%)
Vancouver is a city on the north bank of the Columbia River in the U.S. State of Washington. Incorporated in 1857, it is the fourth-largest city in the state, with a population of 161,791 as of April 1, 2010 census. Vancouver is the county seat of Clark County and forms part of the Portland-Vancouver metropolitan area, the 23rd-largest metropolitan area in the United States. Originally established in 1825 around Fort Vancouver, a fur trading outpost, the city is located on the Washington-Oregon border along the Columbia River, directly north of Portland. In 2005, Money magazine named it No. 91 on its list of best places in America to live. In 2015, WalletHub ranks Vancouver the 60th best place to live for families in US. Vancouver shares its name with the larger city of Vancouver in southern British Columbia, Canada, approximately 300 mi (480 km) to the north. Both cities were named after sea...
Vancouver:
$51,988
Washington:
$64,129
$1,026
Vancouver:
$227,700
Washington:
$284,000
3.5%

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Key Stats for Dental Assistant

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
047
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Dental Assistant Salaries


Mid-Career
0%

National Average
$33,000


Skills That Affect Dental Assistant Salaries

Customer Service
up arrow 8%

Oral Surgery
up arrow 3%

Instrument Control
up arrow 2%

Patient Education
0%

National Average
$33,000

Order Inventory
up arrow 1%

Pediatrics
up arrow 1%

Radiology
up arrow 2%

Office Administration
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 47%
vision benefits
Vision: 21%
dental benefits
None: 21%
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