Dental Assistant (Certified) with Office Administration Skills Salary

A Dental Assistant (Certified) with Office Administration skills earns an average wage of $16.80 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$18,420 - $45,738
$18K
$35K
$46K
MEDIAN: $34,990
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$12.33 - $22.61
$12
$17
$23
MEDIAN: $16.80
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$18,420 - $45,738  
   
Bonus
$99.67 - $2,027  
Profit Sharing
$900  
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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$25,471 - $46,984  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 24
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$12.33 - $22.61  
   
Overtime
$13.24 - $33.45  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$99.67 - $2,027  
   
Profit Sharing
$900  
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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$25,471 - $46,984  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 178

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Pay by Experience Level for Dental Assistant (Certified)

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Dental Assistant (Certified)

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 36 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
20%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Dental Assistant (Certified) Salaries

Late-Career
▲13%

Experienced
▲8%

Mid-Career
▲5%

National Average
$35,000

Entry-Level
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 36 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 33%
dental benefits
Dental: 36%
vision benefits
Vision: 11%
dental benefits
None: 48%
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