A Dental Assistant Lead earns an average wage of $17.09 per hour.
Dental Assistant Lead Total Pay (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$24,392 - $49,969
(Median)
24K
30K
35K
40K
50K
MEDIAN: $34,837
10%
25%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site
Dental Assistant Lead Total Pay (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$12.45 - $21.98
(Median)
12
15
17
20
22
MEDIAN: $17.00
10%
25%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site

National Salary Data

 (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$24,392 - $49,969  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,961  
Profit Sharing
$100.67 - $4,966  
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).
)
$26,660 - $47,025  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 473
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$12.45 - $21.98  
   
Overtime
$11.23 - $31.16  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,961  
   
Profit Sharing
$100.67 - $4,966  
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).
)
$26,660 - $47,025  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 473
Is Dental Assistant Lead your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
Location:
United States (change)
Years in Field/Career:

Dental Assistant Lead Job Listings

Search for more jobs:
job title / company
location
Job Description for Dental Assistant Lead
  • Teach patients how to practice good oral hygiene.
  • Take and develop patient x-rays, including digital (if certified).
  • Sterilize instruments and equipment.
  • Maintain office records and supplies and schedule appointments.
  • Assist dentist during dental treatment procedures.
Pay by Experience Level for Dental Assistant Lead
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Related Job Salaries

Experience Affects Dental Assistant Lead Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 16%
Experienced
up arrow 5%
Mid-Career
0%
National Average
$36,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 14%

Skills That Affect Dental Assistant Lead Salaries

Oral Surgery
up arrow 8%
National Average
$36,000
Job Satisfaction
Extremely satisfied Image
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5 based on 53 votes.
Gender
Female
96%
female alumni
 
Male
4%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
14%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 46% dental benefits Dental: 50%
vision benefits Vision: 17% employee benefits None: 31%
Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid
Job Title:
Years in Field/Career:
Location:
United States (change)
- OR -