Average Hourly Rate for Heartland Dental Care Employees

Operating out of Effingham, IL, health company Heartland Dental Care employs talent in positions ranging from Dental Assistant to Dental Hygienist. The average pay for Heartland Dental Care employees is $17.56 per hour. With overtime, that gets bumped up to $27.60. Your city plays the largest role in compensation at Heartland Dental Care, but your role at the company and how long you've been working affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Heartland Dental Care Hourly Rate


Dental Assistant
32 profiles

Dental Hygienist
17 profiles

Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA)
14 profiles

United States (change)

Administrative Assistant
6 profiles

Office Manager
6 profiles

Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH)
6 profiles

X-Ray Certified Dental Assistant
2 profiles

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 106
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About This Company

Effingham, IL 



Source: Freebase


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $38.06 per hour) can be spotted in Fort Wayne, Ind.; Indianapolis, Ind. ($31.64), Louisville, Ky. ($23.89), and St. Augustine, Fla. (about $18.51) are the next top-paying cities. At around $14.00, Lexington, Ky. is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. Across Heartland Dental Care's U.S. offices, employees in the state of Indiana earn the most, taking home $19.93 per hour.


Earning around $31.21 per hour on average, Dental Hygienists receive the most money, followed by Registered Dental Hygienists ($30.95), Office Managers ($18.97), and Expanded Functions Dental Assistants (approximately $18.95). Near the bottom at Heartland Dental Care are Dental Office Receptionists, pulling in an average of just $14.74.

Years of Experience

For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to about $17.86 per hour. The largest slice of the Heartland Dental Care workforce (45 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, $15.62 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to around $31.14 per hour for Registered Dental Hygienists, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Heartland Dental Care provides the highest financial reward to those with an Associate's Degree — these employees rake in approximately $38.50 per hour.


Employees who count Periodontics among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is about $30.59 per hour. One of the more prevalent skills at Heartland Dental Care is Radiology, with a majority considering it a key competency. Many workers usually know Patient Education, Order Inventory, and Customer Service as well.


The number of female employees who completed the survey outweighs the number of men; the female-to-male ratio is more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

A 401(k) program is available, and the larger part of survey participants use it to save for retirement. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for a fair number of survey participants, and a strong majority of survey participants report receiving dental coverage as well. Additional benefits of working here are life insurance, tuition reimbursement, stock options, employee stock ownership plan (esop), and a company cell phone.

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Key Stats for Heartland Dental Care


90 %
10 %
Hourly Rate
$14 - $23
Hourly Rate

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 38 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Popular Locations for Heartland Dental Care

  1. Fort Wayne, Indiana
  2. Indianapolis, Indiana
  3. St. Louis, Missouri
  4. Westminster, Maryland
  5. St. Augustine, Florida
  6. Louisville, Kentucky
  7. Lexington, Kentucky

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