The average rate for a Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) in Fort Worth, Texas is $14.83 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Leadership, Office Administration, Patient Education, Scheduling, and Radiology.

$11.66 - $19.87
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MEDIAN: $14.83
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$0$7$14$21
Hourly Rate
$11.66 - $19.87  
   
Overtime
$15.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Bonus
$1,500  
   
Total Pay (?
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$25,208 - $41,110  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 20

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About Fort Worth, Texas

Tarrant County, Texas
836,969
Male:
414,126 (49.5%)
Female:
422,843 (50.5%)
Fort Worth is the 16th-largest city in the United States and the fifth-largest city in the state of Texas. The city is in North Central Texas and covers nearly 350 square miles (910 km2) in the counties of Denton, Parker, Wise, and Tarrant, of which it is the county seat. According to the 2015 census, estimates, Fort Worth's population is 833,319. The city is the second-largest in the Dallas–Fort Worth–Arlington metropolitan area (the "DFW Metroplex"). The city was established in 1849 as an Army outpost on a bluff overlooking the Trinity River. Today, Fort Worth still embraces its Western heritage and traditional architecture and design. USS Fort Worth (LCS-3) is the first ship of the United States Navy named after the city. Fort Worth is home to the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition and several world-class museums designed by internationally known contemporary architects. The Kimbell Art Museum, considered to have one of the best collections in...
Fort Worth:
$55,888
Texas:
$55,653
$936
Fort Worth:
$136,700
Texas:
$152,000
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Key Stats for Registered Dental Assistant (RDA)

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
042
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
10%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 13%

National Average
$31,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 3%

Skills That Affect Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) Salaries

Leadership
up arrow 21%

Office Administration
up arrow 21%

Patient Education
up arrow 16%

Scheduling
up arrow 13%

Radiology
up arrow 11%

Spanish Language
up arrow 3%

Order Inventory
0%

National Average
$31,000

Pediatrics
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
13 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 36%
dental benefits
Dental: 45%
vision benefits
Vision: 27%
dental benefits
None: 45%
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