The average wage for a Late-Career Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) is $21.95 per hour.

$24,793 - $53,922
$25K
$36K
$54K
MEDIAN: $35,923
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$17.00 - $27.46
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MEDIAN: $21.95
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$24,793 - $53,922  
   
Bonus
$305.21 - $3,931  
Profit Sharing
$986 - $1,987  
Commission
$2,750  
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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$33,271 - $58,352  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 70
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$17.00 - $27.46  
   
Overtime
$26.32 - $40.86  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$305.21 - $3,931  
   
Commission
$2,750  
Profit Sharing
$986 - $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).
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$33,271 - $58,352  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 538

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Key Stats for Registered Dental Assistant (RDA)

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 88 votes.
0100
20 years or more
100%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) Salaries

Insurance
up arrow 8%

Leadership
up arrow 6%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 6%

Orthodontics
up arrow 4%


Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%



Radiology
0%

Office Administration
0%

National Average
$46,000

Spanish Language
up arrow 2%

Oral Surgery
up arrow 3%

CAD/CAM
up arrow 3%

Pediatrics
up arrow 4%

Periodontics
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 88 votes.

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 44%
dental benefits
Dental: 40%
vision benefits
Vision: 11%
dental benefits
None: 35%
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