€23,764
Avg. Salary
€12.11
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

€253

Bonus

€3,300

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Dental Nurse is €12.11 per hour.

The average pay for a Dental Nurse is €23,764 per year.

€9.71
10%
€12.11
50%
€15.06
90%
MEDIAN €12.11
€17k
10%
€24k
50%
€31k
90%
MEDIAN €23,764
€17,434 - €31,071
€17K
€24K
€31K
MEDIAN: €23,764
10%
50%
90%
€9.71 - €15.06
€9
€12
€15
MEDIAN: €12.11
10%
50%
90%
€0€31K
Salary €17,434 - €31,071
Bonus €147 - €1,021
Commission €3,300
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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€19,189 - €31,350
  • Country: Ireland
  • Currency: EUR
  • Updated: 16 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 145
Hourly Data €0€59
Hourly Rate €9.71 - €15.06
Hourly Tips €20.00
Overtime €6.04 - €59.60
Annual Data €0€31K
Bonus €147 - €1,021
Commission €3,300
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).
)
€19,189 - €31,350
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: EUR
  • Updated: 16 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 245

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 212 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 136 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 114 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 24 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

7%

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-3%

-5%

-10%

-19%

National Average: €24,766

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

Dental Nurse Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Dental Nurse?

Dental Nurse in Dublin:
"Fast pace."
Pros: clinic is always busy
Cons: commute

Key Stats for Dental Nurse

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Dental Nurse Salaries

▲8%

▲7%

▲1%

National Average
€25,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Dental Nurse Salaries

National Average
€25,000

▼7%

▼16%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical:
dental benefits
Dental: 27%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 73%