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Dental Assistant (Certified) Salary with Pediatrics skills

An average Certified Dental Assistant with Pediatrics skills can expect to take home roughly $17.43 per hour. Job satisfaction for Certifed Dental Assistants with Pediatrics skills is high. Just over two-fifths have medical and dental plans, and nearly one in seven have vision insurance. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
$12.02 - $22.97
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$12.02 - $22.97  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $30.52  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $986  
   
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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$24,846 - $48,161  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 108
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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 generally obtain higher compensation for more plentiful past experience. The average worker who claims fewer than five years of experience earns around $29K. In contrast, however, individuals who report five to 10 years in this occupation see a much larger median of $38K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $44K in this role. Individuals who report more than two decades of experience seem to make only slightly more than folks in the 10-to-20 year range; the more senior group sees median earnings in the comparatively modest ballpark of $45K.

Experience Affects Dental Assistant (Certified) with Pediatrics skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 21%

Experienced
up arrow 18%

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

National Average
$37,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 20%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 35 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 43% dental benefits Dental: 38%
vision benefits Vision: 14% employee benefits None: 37%