Entry-Level X-Ray Certified Dental Assistant Salary

An average Entry-Level X-Ray Certified Dental Assistant can expect to take home roughly $13.80 per hour. Medical benefits are awarded to roughly a third, and around half earn dental coverage. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$10.66 - $17.30
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$14
$17
MEDIAN: $13.80
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Hourly Data $0$20
Hourly Rate $10.66 - $17.30
Overtime $19.10
Annual Data $0$36K
Bonus $983
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$22,806 - $36,528
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 92

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X-Ray Certified Dental Assistant Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

X-Ray Certified Dental Assistant in Jacksonville:
"Wish I had gone on to become a dental hygienist."
Go on to get your degree in dental hygiene if you want to stay in dentistry.

Key Stats for X-Ray Certified Dental Assistant

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
78%
5-9 years
10%
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Skills That Affect X-Ray Certified Dental Assistant Salaries

Orthodontics
▲12%

Oral Surgery
▲5%

National Average
$29,000

Radiology
▼1%

Office Administration
▼3%

Pediatrics
▼7%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 33%
dental benefits
Dental: 48%
vision benefits
Vision: 17%
no benefits
None: 46%
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