Dental Assistant in Virginia Beach Salary

The average wage for a Dental Assistant in Virginia Beach, Virginia is $14.25 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$10.16 - $19.86
$10
$15
$20
MEDIAN: $14.83
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

Hourly Data $0$22
Hourly Rate $10.16 - $19.86
Overtime $22.02
Annual Data $0$41K
Bonus $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).
)
$21,135 - $41,553
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 36

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

About Virginia Beach, Virginia

Virginia Beach city, Virginia
452,745
Male:
222,684 (49.2%)
Female:
230,061 (50.8%)
Virginia Beach is an independent city located in the U.S. state of Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 437,994. In 2015, the population was estimated to be 452,745. Although mostly suburban in character, it is the most populous city in Virginia and the 41st most populous city in the nation. Located on the Atlantic Ocean at the mouth of the Chesapeake Bay, Virginia Beach is included in the Hampton Roads metropolitan area. This area, known as "America's First Region", also includes the independent cities of Chesapeake, Hampton, Newport News, Norfolk, Portsmouth, and Suffolk, as well as other smaller cities, counties, and towns of Hampton Roads. Virginia Beach is a resort city with miles of beaches and hundreds of hotels, motels, and restaurants along its oceanfront. Every year the city hosts the East Coast Surfing Championships as well as the North American Sand Soccer Championship, a beach soccer tournament. It...
Virginia Beach:
$67,281
Virginia:
$66,262
$1,258
Virginia Beach:
$262,900
Virginia:
$257,800
3.6%

Dental Assistant Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Dental Assistant

Pay by Experience for a Dental Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Dental Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $25,000 based on 20 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Dental Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $38,000 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Dental Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $37,000 based on 11 salaries. A Dental Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $36,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Dental Assistant

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
11%
ADVERTISEMENT
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Dental Assistant Salaries

Mid-Career
▲22%

▲20%

Late-Career
▲17%

National Average
$31,000

▼18%

Skills That Affect Dental Assistant Salaries

Oral Surgery
▲2%

Order Inventory
▲1%

Pediatrics
▲1%

National Average
$31,000


Patient Education
▼7%


▼18%

Office Administration
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 36%
dental benefits
Dental: 36%
vision benefits
Vision: 12%
no benefits
None: 44%
ADVERTISEMENT