Experienced Dental Assistant (Certified) Salary

Pay for Experienced Certifed Dental Assistants sits in the ballpark of $19.04 per hour. Work is enjoyable for Experienced Certifed Dental Assistants, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Over a third enjoy medical and dental coverage in this occupation, and roughly one in seven get vision benefits. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$18,077 - $58,723
$18K
$31K
$59K
MEDIAN: $31,441
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90%

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$15.38 - $24.53
$15
$19
$25
MEDIAN: $19.04
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$18,077 - $58,723  
   
Bonus
$59.18 - $12,164  
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
Total Pay (?
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$31,512 - $51,757  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 12
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$15.38 - $24.53  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $37.19  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$59.18 - $12,164  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
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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$31,512 - $51,757  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 195

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Key Stats for Dental Assistant (Certified)

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 32 votes.
10-19 years
86%
20 years or more
14%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Dental Assistant (Certified) Salaries

Surgery
▲2%

Orthodontics
▼0%

National Average
$40,000

Patient Education
▼2%

Oral Surgery
▼2%

Pediatrics
▼2%

Radiology
▼3%

Office Administration
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 32 votes.

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 37%
dental benefits
Dental: 37%
vision benefits
Vision: 14%
dental benefits
None: 42%
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