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Dental Assistant (Certified) Salary with Pediatrics skills

For Certifed Dental Assistants with Pediatrics skills, hourly average wages total $17.32 per hour. For the most part, Certifed Dental Assistants with Pediatrics skills enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. More than two-fifths enjoy medical and dental coverage in this occupation, and around one in eight get vision benefits. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$12.22 - $23.33
(Median)
$12
$17
$23
MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$12.22 - $23.33  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $30.31  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,003  
   
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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$25,349 - $48,782  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 128

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Pay by Experience Level for Dental Assistant (Certified) with Pediatrics skills

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


Certifed Dental Assistants with Pediatrics skills do not generally earn higher incomes from more experience in the field. The average inexperienced worker's salary is approximately $30K, and people with five to 10 years of experience bring in more at around $36K on average. Certifed Dental Assistants with Pediatrics skills with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $44K. Certifed Dental Assistants with Pediatrics skills who surpass 20 years on the job report pay that isn't as high as one would expect; the median compensation for this crowd sits around $45K.

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Experience Affects Dental Assistant (Certified) with Pediatrics skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 21%

Experienced
up arrow 19%

National Average
$37,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

Entry-Level
up arrow 19%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 37 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 42% dental benefits Dental: 37%
vision benefits Vision: 13% employee benefits None: 38%