Dental Assistant with Order Inventory Skills Salary

Dental Assistants with Order Inventory skills take home an average $16.15 per hour. Final cash compensation to Dental Assistants with Order Inventory skills varies from around $25K to approximately $46K; choice pay grades include potential for bonuses and profit sharing as high as $2K and $4K, respectively. The most influential factor affecting pay for this group is location, though career length and the particular employer have a (lesser) impact as well. More than a third enjoy medical while roughly two-fifths get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to roughly one in eight. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$19,929 - $43,741
(Median)
$20K
$30K
$44K
MEDIAN: $30,309
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$11.85 - $21.64
(Median)
$12
$16
$22
MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$19,929 - $43,741  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,972  
Profit Sharing
$290.87 - $3,575  
Commission
$300.00  
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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$24,528 - $45,516  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 249
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$11.85 - $21.64  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00  
Overtime
$0.00 - $30.85  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,972  
   
Commission
$300.00  
Profit Sharing
$290.87 - $3,575  
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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$24,528 - $45,516  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 3,104
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Dental Assistants with Order Inventory skills fill the offices of leading firms Aspen Dental, Heartland Dental Care, Family Dental, Great Expressions Dental Centers, and Family Dental Care. Dr. B leads the field in terms of pay, with a median salary of $39K. Also paying near the top of the field are Great Expressions Dental Centers at $39K, Family Dental Care at $36K, and Dental Group Ltd, where Dental Assistants with Order Inventory skills annually earn $36K.

Aspen Dental offers the least money; the median income there is just $29K. The pay range is also pretty narrow, as compensation generally sits between $21K and $43K. Also sliding in at the lower end of the scale are Heartland Dental Care ($35K), Family Dental ($35K), and Dental Group Ltd ($36K).

Pay by Experience Level for Dental Assistant

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


For Dental Assistants with Order Inventory skills, experience does not seem to be a major factor in determining pay. Although individuals who have less than five years' experience earn $29K on average, people with five to 10 years benefit from a notably larger average of $34K. Dental Assistants with Order Inventory skills who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $37K. Individuals who report more than two decades of experience seem to make only slightly more than folks in the 10-to-20 year range; the more senior group sees median earnings in the comparatively modest ballpark of $40K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $33,756

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Portland is home to an above-average pay rate for Dental Assistants with Order Inventory skills, 24 percent higher than the national average. Dental Assistants with Order Inventory skills will also find cushy salaries in Seattle (+24 percent), New York (+15 percent), Charlotte (+15 percent), and Denver (+9 percent). The lowest-paying market is Los Angeles, which sits 14 percent below the national average. Employers in Pittsburgh and Houston also lean toward paying below-median salaries (11 percent lower and 6 percent lower, respectively).

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Experience Affects Dental Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 19%

Experienced
up arrow 11%

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$34,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 704 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 35%
dental benefits
Dental: 41%
medical benefits
Vision: 13%
dental benefits
None: 42%
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