Mid-Career Dental Assistant Salary (United States)

A Mid-Career Dental Assistant earns an average wage of $15.61 per hour.
Mid-Career Dental Assistant Total Pay (?
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$20,087 - $41,046
(Median)
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41K
MEDIAN: $29,235
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Mid-Career Dental Assistant Total Pay (?
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$12.10 - $20.19
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MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$15K$30K$45K
Salary
$20,087 - $41,046  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,480  
Profit Sharing
$469.78 - $4,919  
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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$24,835 - $42,695  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,142
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$12.10 - $20.19  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00 - $1.88  
Overtime
$0.00 - $30.48  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,480  
   
Profit Sharing
$469.78 - $4,919  
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).
)
$24,835 - $42,695  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,142
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Pay Difference By Location
Charlotte
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Denver
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Dallas
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Tulsa
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Austin
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Atlanta
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National Average
$33,000
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Indianapolis
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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Dental Assistant Salaries

Periodontics
up arrow 7%
endodontics
up arrow 6%
Orthodontics
up arrow 4%
Oral Surgery
up arrow 3%
Radiology
up arrow 2%
Order Inventory
up arrow 2%
Patient Education
up arrow 1%
Customer Service
up arrow 1%
Office Administration
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Instrument Control
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National Average
$33,000
Pediatrics
up arrow 1%
Spanish Language
up arrow 2%
Job Satisfaction
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Gender
Female
98%
female alumni
 
Male
2%
male alumni
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 38% dental benefits Dental: 41%
vision benefits Vision: 12% employee benefits None: 40%
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