AED 80,699
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The average salary for a Dental Assistant in Dubai is AED 80,699 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field.

AED 27,000 - AED 122,890
AED 27K
AED 81K
AED 120K
MEDIAN: AED 80,699
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Salary AED 27,000 - AED 122,890
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AED 34,905 - AED 124,992
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 21 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 34

Job Description for Dental Assistant

A dental assistant's duties include hands-on work with dental patients, assisting the dentist, and/or performing clerical functions in a dental clinic. Depending on an individual’s certification and goals, any of these are possible job tasks. If an individual would like hands-on work in the dentist’s office, their duties may include prepping the patient for a particular operation; this particular duty would involve knowledge of the teeth and most dental procedures. The dental assistant would then assist the dentist in performing the operation, and do such things as handing the dentist the required tools and providing secondary support. This kind of job usually entails working one-on-one with the dentist, and requires good communication skills.

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Dental Assistant Tasks

  • Assist dentist during dental treatment procedures.
  • Maintain office records and supplies and schedule appointments.
  • Teach patients how to practice good oral hygiene.
  • Take and develop patient x-rays, including digital (if certified).
  • Sterilize instruments and equipment.

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Key Stats for Dental Assistant

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
43%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Dental Assistant Salaries

National Average
AED 82,000

▼1%

▼4%

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
43%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 25%
no benefits
None: 17%