A Dental Technician earns an average wage of AU$24.44 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

AU$39,186 - AU$70,388
AU$39K
AU$54K
AU$70K
MEDIAN: AU$53,571
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50%
90%
AU$19.30 - AU$34.11
AU$19
AU$24
AU$34
MEDIAN: AU$24.44
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$70K
Salary AU$39,186 - AU$70,388
Bonus AU$500.00
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$39,954 - AU$70,815
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 71
Hourly Data AU$0AU$41
Hourly Rate AU$19.30 - AU$34.11
Overtime AU$29.71 - AU$41.72
Annual Data AU$0AU$70K
Bonus AU$500.00
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$39,954 - AU$70,815
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 81

Dental Technician Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Dental Technician

Pay by Experience for a Dental Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Dental Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$49,000 based on 87 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Dental Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$55,000 based on 52 salaries. An experienced Dental Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$57,000 based on 33 salaries. A Dental Technician 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 14 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$52,464

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

Key Stats for Dental Technician

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
11%

Experience Affects Dental Technician Salaries

▲9%

▲7%

▲5%

National Average
AU$52,000

▼6%

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 92%