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Mid-Career Dental Assistant Salary

A Mid-Career Dental Assistant earns an average wage of $15.82 per hour.

$20,978 - $44,478
(Median)
$21K
$31K
$44K
MEDIAN: $30,973
10%
50%
90%

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$12.24 - $20.34
(Median)
$12
$16
$20
MEDIAN: $15.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$15K$30K$45K
Salary
$20,978 - $44,478  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,552  
Profit Sharing
$207.29 - $4,923  
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).
)
$25,179 - $43,128  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 205
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$12.24 - $20.34  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00 - $0.63  
Overtime
$0.00 - $30.26  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,552  
   
Profit Sharing
$207.29 - $4,923  
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).
)
$25,179 - $43,128  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 2,491

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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Dental Assistant Salaries

Orthodontics
up arrow 4%

Periodontics
up arrow 4%

endodontics
up arrow 4%

Order Inventory
up arrow 2%

Oral Surgery
up arrow 2%

Radiology
up arrow 1%

Customer Service
up arrow 1%

Office Administration
up arrow 1%

Instrument Control
0%

Patient Education
0%

Pediatrics
0%

National Average
$33,000

Bilingual
up arrow 1%

Spanish Language
up arrow 2%

General Dentistry
up arrow 2%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 512 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 38% dental benefits Dental: 40%
vision benefits Vision: 12% employee benefits None: 41%
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