Mid-Career Dental Assistant Salary (United States)

A Mid-Career Dental Assistant earns an average wage of $15.62 per hour.
Mid-Career Dental Assistant Total Pay (?
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$20,165 - $42,326
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $29,529
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Mid-Career Dental Assistant Total Pay (?
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$12.12 - $20.26
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MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$15K$30K$45K
Salary
$20,165 - $42,326  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,478  
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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$24,915 - $42,897  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,177
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$12.12 - $20.26  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00 - $1.88  
Overtime
$0.00 - $30.58  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,478  
   
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).
)
$24,915 - $42,897  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,177
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Pay Difference By Location

Seattle
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Denver
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Dallas
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Tulsa
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Atlanta
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Chicago
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National Average
$33,000
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Columbus
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Los Angeles
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San Antonio
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Oklahoma City
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Indianapolis
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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Dental Assistant Salaries

endodontics
up arrow 6%
Periodontics
up arrow 4%
Orthodontics
up arrow 3%
Oral Surgery
up arrow 2%
Order Inventory
up arrow 2%
Radiology
up arrow 1%
Customer Service
up arrow 1%
Office Administration
up arrow 1%
Instrument Control
0%
Patient Education
0%
National Average
$33,000
Pediatrics
up arrow 1%
General Dentistry
up arrow 1%
Spanish Language
up arrow 2%

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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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