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Dental Assistant Salary (South Africa)

A Dental Assistant earns an average salary of R74,351 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.
Dental Assistant Salary (?
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R37,393 - R129,340
(Median)
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130K
MEDIAN: R74,350
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National Salary Data

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R37,393 - R129,340  
   
Bonus
R0.00 - R6,082  
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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R37,120 - R127,289  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 2 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 108
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Pay by Experience Level for Dental Assistant

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference By Location

Johannesburg
up arrow 25%
Pretoria
up arrow 22%
Cape Town
up arrow 1%
National Average
R76,000
Port Elizabeth
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Durban
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Experience Affects Dental Assistant Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 35%
Late-Career
up arrow 24%
Mid-Career
up arrow 18%
National Average
R76,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 19%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
96%
female alumni
 
Male
4%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 13% dental benefits Dental: 25%
vision benefits Vision: 3% employee benefits None: 67%