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Dental Assistant Salary with Order Inventory skills

An average Dental Assistant with Order Inventory skills can expect to take home roughly $16.23 per hour. Cash earnings for Dental Assistants with Order Inventory skills — including $2K in bonuses and $3K in profit sharing proceeds near the top of the pay scale — generally stretch from $25K to $46K depending on individual performance. Earnings for this group are mostly affected by geography, followed by experience level and the individual firm. Medical benefits are awarded to more than a third, and more than two-fifths earn dental coverage. Most Dental Assistants with Order Inventory skills like their work and job satisfaction is high. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$20,394 - $44,238
(Median)
$20K
$30K
$44K
MEDIAN: $30,352
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$11.89 - $21.80
(Median)
$12
$16
$22
MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$20,394 - $44,238  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,945  
Profit Sharing
$205.11 - $3,459  
Commission
$200.00 - $1,700  
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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$24,554 - $45,973  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 184
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$11.89 - $21.80  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00 - $0.21  
Overtime
$0.00 - $31.58  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,945  
   
Commission
$200.00 - $1,700  
Profit Sharing
$205.11 - $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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$24,554 - $45,973  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 2,006

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Popular Employer Salaries for Dental Assistant with Order Inventory skills


Aspen Dental, Heartland Dental Care, Family Dental, Family Dental Care, and Dr. B are some prominent firms with considerable interest in employing a large team of Dental Assistants with Order Inventory skills. Heading up the field in terms of compensation, Dr. B offers the most; Dental Assistants with Order Inventory skills earn $40K on average there.

While select Aspen Dental employees may bring in up to $49K, a median salary of only $30K — the lowest in the field — suggests a serious lag in the earnings department.

Pay by Experience Level for Dental Assistant with Order Inventory skills

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. The average worker who claims fewer than five years of experience earns around $29K. In contrast, however, individuals who report five to 10 years in this occupation see a much larger median of $34K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $37K in this role. 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


For those looking to make money, Dental Assistants with Order Inventory skills in Portland enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 24 percent above the national average. Dental Assistants with Order Inventory skills will also find cushy salaries in Seattle (+20 percent), Charlotte (+18 percent), New York (+17 percent), and Dallas (+9 percent). Trailing the national average by 18 percent, Los Angeles is the market with the smallest paychecks. Employers in San Antonio and Columbus also lean toward paying below-median salaries (8 percent lower and 7 percent lower, respectively).

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Experience Affects Dental Assistant with Order Inventory skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 18%

Experienced
up arrow 9%

Mid-Career
0%

National Average
$34,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 538 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 36% dental benefits Dental: 42%
vision benefits Vision: 13% employee benefits None: 41%
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