The average rate for a Dental Assistant (Non-Certified) is $13.39 per hour.
Dental Assistant (Non-Certified) Total Pay (?
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$17,687 - $42,322
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $28,729
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Dental Assistant (Non-Certified) Total Pay (?
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$9.52 - $18.37
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $13.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$15K$30K$45K
Salary
$17,687 - $42,322  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,510  
Profit Sharing
$596 - $5,106  
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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$19,341 - $39,401  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 573
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$9.52 - $18.37  
   
Overtime
$14.54 - $28.30  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,510  
   
Profit Sharing
$596 - $5,106  
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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$19,341 - $39,401  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 573
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Job Description for Dental Assistant (Non-Certified)
  • Take and develop patient x-rays, including digital (if certified).
  • Sterilize instruments and equipment.
  • Teach patients how to practice good oral hygiene.
  • Assist dentist during dental treatment procedures.
  • Maintain office records and supplies and schedule appointments.
Pay by Experience Level for Dental Assistant (Non-Certified)
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
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Experience Affects Dental Assistant (Non-Certified) Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 29%
Experienced
up arrow 19%
Mid-Career
up arrow 8%
National Average
$28,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 13%
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Gender
Female
96%
female alumni
 
Male
4%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
12%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 29% dental benefits Dental: 40%
vision benefits Vision: 8% employee benefits None: 47%
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