The average rate for a Dental Assistant in Toronto, Ontario is C$19.59 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. 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. A skill in Orthodontics is associated with high pay for this job.

C$30,000 - C$49,132
C$39K
MEDIAN: C$39,339
50%
C$14.95 - C$23.33
C$15
C$19
C$23
MEDIAN: C$19.49
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$49K
Salary C$39,339
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C$30,508 - C$49,010
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 7
Hourly Data C$0C$24
Hourly Rate C$14.95 - C$23.33
Overtime C$24.50
Annual Data C$0C$49K
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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C$30,508 - C$49,010
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 72

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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 C$37,000 based on 46 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 C$41,000 based on 27 salaries. An experienced Dental Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$42,000 based on 25 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 C$43,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Dental Assistant

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Dental Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
▲6%

Experienced
▲5%

Mid-Career
▲2%

National Average
C$40,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Dental Assistant Salaries

Orthodontics
▲12%

▲4%

National Average
C$40,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 10%
dental benefits
Dental: 38%
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
no benefits
None: 62%
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