Hourly Rate by Degree/Major Subject for Certification: Certified Dental Assistant (CDA)

Employees with a Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) Certification
Hourly Rate by Degree
Degree/Major Subject
National Hourly Rate Data 
Certificate (Cert), Dental Assisting$11.61 - $22.05  
Graduate Certificate, Dental Assisting$11.54 - $21.04  
Associate of Applied Science (AAS)$13.41 - $35.05  
Certificate (Cert), Expanded Function Dental Assisting$13.60 - $25.95  
Certificate (cert)$14.38 - $26.43  
bachelor of science (bs / bsc)$15.48 - $39.29  
Associate of Arts (AA)$13.81 - $22.76  
Associate of science (as)$12.17 - $36.21  
Certificate (Cert), Dentistry$15.61 - $27.57  
associate's Degree$10.30 - $32.00  
Graduate Certificate, Expanded Function Dental Assisting$12.02 - $23.05  
bachelor of arts (BA)$10.30 - $25.70  
Graduate certificate$10.14 - $25.89  
Associate of Business Administration (ABA)$11.88 - $42.41  
Graduate Certificate, Dentistry$10.07 - $21.85  
Certificate (Cert), EFDA$24.30  
Associate of Arts and Sciences (AAS)$17.00  
Post Graduate Certificate, Dental Assisting$20.95  
Dental Assistant$12.21  
Associate of general studies$18.44  
bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)$24.24  
Certificate (Cert), Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery$18.35  
Certificate (Cert), dental assistant$15.71  
Certificate (Cert), Advanced General Dentistry$19.50  
ged or high school diploma$16.00  
Master of Education (MEd)$19.00  
Certificate (Cert), CDA$17.50  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 23 Sep 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,324

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