The average pay for a Dental Assistant in Sydney, New South Wales is AU$23.04 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

AU$24,324 - AU$52,139
AU$41K
MEDIAN: AU$40,732
50%
AU$17.27 - AU$27.45
AU$17
AU$23
AU$27
MEDIAN: AU$23.10
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$57K
Salary AU$40,732
Bonus AU$1,900
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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AU$35,600 - AU$57,160
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 8
Hourly Data AU$0AU$46
Hourly Rate AU$17.27 - AU$27.45
Overtime AU$33.75
Annual Data AU$0AU$57K
Bonus AU$1,900
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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AU$35,600 - AU$57,160
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 130

Dental Assistant Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Dental Assistant

Pay by Experience for a Dental Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Dental Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$45,000 based on 86 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Dental Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$51,000 based on 34 salaries. An experienced Dental Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$52,000 based on 24 salaries. A Dental Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$56,000 based on 8 salaries.

Key Stats for Dental Assistant

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Dental Assistant Salaries

▲16%

▲9%

▲7%

National Average
AU$48,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Dental Assistant Salaries


Oral Surgery
▼0%

Orthodontics
▼0%

National Average
AU$48,000

▼2%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 2%
dental benefits
Dental: 41%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 57%