The average wage for a Dental Nurse is €11.79 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

€17,429 - €29,618
€17K
€23K
€30K
MEDIAN: €23,417
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50%
90%
€9.37 - €14.99
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€12
€15
MEDIAN: €11.79
10%
50%
90%
€0€30K
Salary €17,429 - €29,618
Bonus €205
Profit Sharing €650
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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€18,725 - €30,669
  • Country: Ireland
  • Currency: EUR
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 174
Hourly Data €0€39
Hourly Rate €9.37 - €14.99
Hourly Tips €20.00
Overtime €3.00 - €40.00
Annual Data €0€30K
Bonus €205
Profit Sharing €650
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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€18,725 - €30,669
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: EUR
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 262

Job Description for Dental Nurse

Dental nurses, also known as dental hygienists in the United States, perform a wide variety of tasks in dental offices. They are responsible for cleaning teeth, looking for signs of oral disease in patients, and providing education and preventative care. Specific tasks performed by dental nurses include сlеаning stаіns and plaque buildup on teeth, сlеаning undеr аnd аrоund the gums, sеаrсhing fоr іndісаtоrs оf оrаl disease such as swеllіng, and applying dental prophylaxis, sealants and topical fluorides as required. They also educate patients on oral care and hygiene, such as on proper flossing and brushing techniques and ways to improve oral health through diet.

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Pay by Experience Level for Dental Nurse

Pay by Experience for a Dental Nurse has a positive trend. An entry-level Dental Nurse with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of €22,000 based on 220 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Dental Nurse with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of €25,000 based on 144 salaries. An experienced Dental Nurse which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of €26,000 based on 113 salaries. A Dental Nurse with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of €27,000 based on 25 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

9%

3%

2%

1%

-2%

-3%

-7%

-16%

National Average: €24,031

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

Key Stats for Dental Nurse

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Dental Nurse Salaries

▲12%

▲9%

▲4%

National Average
€24,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Dental Nurse Salaries

National Average
€24,000

▼5%

▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 1%
dental benefits
Dental: 34%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 66%