San Antonio Registered Dental Assistants can expect wages of $15.00 per hour on average. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Registered Dental Assistants in San Antonio. Just under one in three report receiving medical coverage from their employers and nearly one in four collect dental insurance. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$10.07 - $18.54
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MEDIAN: $15.00
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Hourly Rate
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Overtime
$23.00  
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$1,900  
   
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$21,011 - $39,220  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 26

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About San Antonio, Texas

Bexar County, Texas
1,469,824
Male:
721,405 (49.1%)
Female:
748,419 (50.9%)
San Antonio (/ˌsæn ænˈtoʊni.oʊ/ Spanish for "Saint Anthony"), officially the City of San Antonio, is the seventh-most populated city in the United States and the second-most populous city in the state of Texas, with a population of 1,409,019. It was the fastest growing of the top 10 largest cities in the United States from 2000 to 2010, and the second from 1990 to 2000. The city straddles South Texas and Central Texas and is on the southwestern corner of an urban megaregion known as the Texas Triangle. San Antonio serves as the seat of Bexar County. Recent annexations have extended the city's boundaries into Medina County and, though for only a very tiny area near the city of Garden Ridge, into Comal County. The city has characteristics of other western urban centers in which there are sparsely populated areas and a low density rate outside of the city limits. San Antonio is...
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Texas:
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Key Stats for Registered Dental Assistant (RDA)

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 9%

Experienced
up arrow 8%

National Average
$32,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 13%

Skills That Affect Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) Salaries

Leadership
up arrow 12%

Order Inventory
up arrow 11%

Spanish Language
up arrow 8%

Orthodontics
up arrow 6%


Oral Surgery
up arrow 1%

National Average
$32,000

Patient Education
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%

Scheduling
up arrow 8%

Pediatrics
up arrow 11%

Insurance
up arrow 22%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 29%
dental benefits
Dental: 24%
vision benefits
Vision: 18%
dental benefits
None: 59%
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