Dental Assistant with Order Inventory Skills Salary

Earnings for Dental Assistants with Order Inventory skills come in at around $16.24 per hour on average. In the world of Dental Assistants with Order Inventory skills, overall cash allowance can occasionally include more than $3K from bonuses and, in some exceptional cases, $4K from profit sharing, causing incomes to vary widely between $25K and $46K. Geography is the main element affecting pay for this group — the specific employer and years of experience are driving factors as well. Work is enjoyable for Dental Assistants with Order Inventory skills, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Approximately one in three have medical and dental plans, and one in eight have vision insurance. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$19,014 - $46,484
$19K
$32K
$46K
MEDIAN: $31,977
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$11.89 - $21.62
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MEDIAN: $16.24
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$19,014 - $46,484  
   
Bonus
$241.14 - $2,928  
Profit Sharing
$206.08 - $3,523  
Commission
$1,500  
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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$24,584 - $45,509  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 219
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$11.89 - $21.62  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00  
Overtime
$15.93 - $31.40  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$241.14 - $2,928  
   
Commission
$1,500  
Profit Sharing
$206.08 - $3,523  
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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$24,584 - $45,509  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 3,103

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Dominating the field, Heartland Dental Care, Aspen Dental, Dental Group Ltd, Family Dental Care, and Family Dental are top firms with a reputation for hiring a great number of Dental Assistants with Order Inventory skills. Dental Assistants with Order Inventory skills flock to Dr. B for generous paychecks, where average earnings of $38K lead the pack in compensation. Those in search of high salaries should also consider Great Expressions Dental Centers, Family Dental, and Family Dental Care, top-paying firms where Dental Assistants with Order Inventory skills rake in a solid $38K, $37K, or $36K, respectively.

Salaries are easily beat at Aspen Dental, where median pay comes to just $26K, the lowest in the field. What's more, with base pay starting at $21K and ending at $36K, range in salary is rather small. Employees at Pacific Dental Services Incorporated, Pediatric Dental, and Dr. Nguyen can also expect below-average earnings of $29K, $29K, and $32K.

Pay by Experience Level for Dental Assistant

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


Dental Assistants with Order Inventory skills with more experience do not necessarily bring home bigger paychecks. In fact, experience in this field tends to impact compensation minimally. The average worker who claims fewer than five years of experience earns around $30K. In contrast, however, individuals who report five to 10 years in this occupation see a much larger median of $34K. Dental Assistants with Order Inventory skills see a median salary of $38K after reaching one to two decades on the job. Dental Assistants with Order Inventory skills who have stuck around for more than two decades see earnings that are only slightly higher than those of folks who have worked for 10 to 20 years; the more senior group makes around $41K on average.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $33,976

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

For Dental Assistants with Order Inventory skills, busy Seattle offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 32 percent above the national average. Dental Assistants with Order Inventory skills can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Richmond (+12 percent), Denver (+11 percent), Portland (+10 percent), and Salem (+10 percent). Trailing the national average by 9 percent, Pittsburgh is the market with the smallest paychecks. Employers also pay below the national average in Los Angeles (8 percent lower) and Dallas (7 percent lower).

Key Stats for Dental Assistant

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 652 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
17%
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Experience Affects Dental Assistant Salaries

▲20%

▲12%

▲1%

National Average
$34,000

▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 652 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 32%
dental benefits
Dental: 36%
vision benefits
Vision: 13%
dental benefits
None: 48%
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