Dental Assistant (Certified) with Pediatrics Skills Salary

Average Certifed Dental Assistants with Pediatrics skills make around $17.66 per hour. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. More than two-fifths get medical and dental insurance, and a little less than a fifth get vision plans, too. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$21,140 - $49,665
(Median)
$21K
$37K
$50K
MEDIAN: $36,923
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$12.29 - $23.05
(Median)
$12
$18
$23
MEDIAN: $17.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$21,140 - $49,665  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,987  
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).
)
$25,649 - $48,401  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 16
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$12.29 - $23.05  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $31.15  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,987  
   
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).
)
$25,649 - $48,401  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 189
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Dental Assistant Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Pay by Experience Level for Dental Assistant (Certified)

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


For Certifed Dental Assistants with Pediatrics skills, more experience in the field does not usually mean bigger paychecks. The average worker who claims fewer than five years of experience earns around $30K. In contrast, however, individuals who report five to 10 years in this occupation see a much larger median of $38K. On average, Certifed Dental Assistants with Pediatrics skills make $41K following one to two decades on the job. People who have worked for more than 20 years report a median income of $44K, which is barely higher than the median for folks with 10 to 20 years of experience.

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Experience Affects Dental Assistant (Certified) Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 18%

Experienced
up arrow 11%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

National Average
$37,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 20%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 44 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 43%
dental benefits
Dental: 43%
medical benefits
Vision: 18%
dental benefits
None: 36%
ADVERTISEMENT