The average wage for a Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) is AU$23.97 per hour.

AU$19.18 - AU$32.00
AU$19
AU$24
AU$32
MEDIAN: AU$23.97
10%
50%
90%
Hourly Data AU$0AU$35
Hourly Rate AU$19.18 - AU$32.00
Overtime AU$35.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$66K
Total Pay (?
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AU$39,887 - AU$66,552
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 17 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 13

Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Certified Dental Assistant (CDA)

Pay by Experience for a Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) has a positive trend. An entry-level Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$45,000 based on 9 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$53,000 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$52,000 based on 6 salaries. A Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$55,000 based on 6 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$51,662

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

Key Stats for Certified Dental Assistant (CDA)

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) Salaries

▲7%

▲2%

▼0%

National Average
AU$52,000

▼13%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical:
dental benefits
Dental: 20%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 80%