A Dental Assistant in St. Louis, Missouri earns an average wage of $16.63 per hour.

$11.23 - $20.30
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MEDIAN: $16.63
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Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$11.23 - $20.30  
   
Overtime
$20.63  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$550  
   
Commission
$2,750  
Profit Sharing
$300.00  
Total Pay (?
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$23,172 - $44,327  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 40

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About St. Louis, Missouri

St. Louis city, Missouri
315,685
Male:
153,026 (48.5%)
Female:
162,659 (51.5%)
St. Louis (/seɪnt ˈluːɪs/) is an independent city in the U.S. state of Missouri, built along the western bank of the Mississippi River, on the border with Illinois. The city has an estimated 2015 population of 315,685, and is the cultural and economic center of the Greater St. Louis area, which is home to 2,916,447 people, and is the largest metropolitan area in Missouri and the 19th-largest in the United States. Prior to European settlement, the area was a major regional center of Native American Mississippian culture. The city of St. Louis was founded in 1764 by French fur traders Pierre Laclède and Auguste Chouteau, and named after Louis IX of France. The area was ceded to Spain following France's defeat in the Seven Years' War (the area east of the Mississippi was ceded to Britain). In 1800, Spanish Louisiana was retroceded back to France. In 1803, the United States acquired...
St. Louis:
$38,397
Missouri:
$50,238
$767
St. Louis:
$130,800
Missouri:
$147,800
6.2%

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Pay by Experience Level for Dental Assistant

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Dental Assistant

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
031
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
29%
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Experience Affects Dental Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 16%


National Average
$35,000



Skills That Affect Dental Assistant Salaries

Order Inventory
up arrow 10%

Oral Surgery
up arrow 4%

Periodontics
up arrow 4%


Pediatrics
up arrow 1%

Radiology
0%

Patient Education
0%

National Average
$35,000

Office Administration
up arrow 1%

Customer Service
up arrow 2%

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
29%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 27%
dental benefits
Dental: 35%
vision benefits
Vision: 12%
dental benefits
None: 50%
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