Dental Assistant in San Antonio, Texas Salary

Earnings for San Antonio Dental Assistants come in at around $14.15 per hour on average. Medical benefits are awarded to slightly less than a third, and over a third earn dental coverage. Most Dental Assistants in San Antonio, Texas like their work and job satisfaction is high. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$24,417 - $32,073
$29K
MEDIAN: $28,900
50%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$10.28 - $18.27
$10
$14
$18
MEDIAN: $14.15
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$0$38K
Salary $28,900
Bonus $98.99 - $2,959
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).
)
$21,693 - $38,427
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 8
Hourly Data $0$26
Hourly Rate $10.28 - $18.27
Overtime $19.88
Annual Data $0$38K
Bonus $98.99 - $2,959
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).
)
$21,693 - $38,427
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 62

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

About San Antonio, Texas

Bexar County, Texas
1,469,824
Male:
721,405 (49.1%)
Female:
748,419 (50.9%)
San Antonio (/ˌsæn ænˈtoʊni.oʊ/ Spanish for "Saint Anthony"), officially the City of San Antonio, is the seventh-most populated city in the United States and the second-most populous city in the state of Texas, with a population of 1,409,019. It was the fastest growing of the top 10 largest cities in the United States from 2000 to 2010, and the second from 1990 to 2000. The city straddles South Texas and Central Texas and is on the southwestern corner of an urban megaregion known as the Texas Triangle. San Antonio serves as the seat of Bexar County. Recent annexations have extended the city's boundaries into Medina County and, though for only a very tiny area near the city of Garden Ridge, into Comal County. The city has characteristics of other western urban centers in which there are sparsely populated areas and a low density rate outside of the city limits. San Antonio is...
San Antonio:
$48,869
Texas:
$55,653
$901
San Antonio:
$126,600
Texas:
$152,000
3.8%

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 $27,000 based on 47 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 $33,000 based on 20 salaries. An experienced Dental Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $33,000 based on 9 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 $37,000 based on 8 salaries.

More Cities for Dental Assistant

Key Stats for Dental Assistant

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
11%
ADVERTISEMENT
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Dental Assistant Salaries

▲27%

▲14%

▲11%

National Average
$29,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Dental Assistant Salaries





▲5%

▲4%

▲3%

Periodontics
▲3%



▼0%

National Average
$29,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 29%
dental benefits
Dental: 37%
vision benefits
Vision: 14%
no benefits
None: 49%
ADVERTISEMENT