Dental Assistant in Newport News Salary

A Dental Assistant in Newport News, Virginia earns an average wage of $15.79 per hour.

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About Newport News, Virginia

Newport News city, Virginia
182,385
Male:
88,385 (48.5%)
Female:
94,000 (51.5%)
Newport News is an independent city located in the Commonwealth of Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 180,719. In 2013, the population was estimated to be 183,412, making it the fifth-most populous city in Virginia. Newport News is included in the Hampton Roads metropolitan area. It is at the southeastern end of the Virginia Peninsula, on the northern shore of the James River extending southeast from Skiffe's Creek along many miles of waterfront to the river's mouth at Newport News Point on the harbor of Hampton Roads. The area now known as Newport News was once a part of Warwick County. Warwick County was one of the eight original shires of Virginia, formed by the House of Burgesses in the British Colony of Virginia by order of King Charles I, in 1634. The county was largely composed of farms and undeveloped land until almost 250 years later. In 1881,...
Newport News:
$48,630
Virginia:
$66,262
$952
Newport News:
$196,400
Virginia:
$257,800
4.7%

Dental Assistant Job Listings

Key Stats for Dental Assistant

1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
44%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
11%
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Skills That Affect Dental Assistant Salaries

National Average
$33,000

Customer Service
▼3%

Oral Surgery
▼3%

Instrument Control
▼3%

Radiology
▼3%

Patient Education
▼3%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
44%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 33%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 33%
no benefits
None:
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