An Entry-Level Dental Assistant earns an average salary of AED 82,927 per year.

AED 47,863 - AED 123,219
AED 48K
AED 83K
AED 120K
MEDIAN: AED 82,541
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Salary AED 47,863 - AED 123,219
Bonus AED 3,000
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AED 47,678 - AED 123,105
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 20 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 86

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.

Entry-Level Dental Assistant Pay By Employer

$0$40K

Aspen Dental
72 profiles
$27,116

$30,490

Dental Group Ltd
26 profiles
$29,449

Family Dental
23 profiles
$28,405

Comfort Dental
20 profiles
$25,189

Gentle Dental
19 profiles
$27,477

Kool Smiles Pc.
17 profiles
$27,055

Pediatric Dental
17 profiles
$26,002

$29,246

Dental Dreams
15 profiles
$24,527

Dental Assistant Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 82,764

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Dental Assistant

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
13 %
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
25%

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
13 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 41%
vision benefits
Vision: 21%
no benefits
None: 17%