Average Certified/Registered Dental Assistant (CDA/RDA) Hourly Pay

$19.32
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$520
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$1,017
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The average hourly pay for a Certified/Registered Dental Assistant (CDA/RDA) is $19.32.
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What Are Popular Skills for Certified/Registered Dental Assistant (CDA/RDA)s?

Skills in Order Inventory and Orthodontics are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Pediatrics, Oral Surgery and Radiology.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Certified/Registered Dental Assistant (CDA/RDA)s?

An entry-level Certified/Registered Dental Assistant (CDA/RDA) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $13.52 based on 17 salaries. An early career Certified/Registered Dental Assistant (CDA/RDA) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.53 based on 164 salaries. A mid-career Certified/Registered Dental Assistant (CDA/RDA) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.05 based on 124 salaries. An experienced Certified/Registered Dental Assistant (CDA/RDA) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.36 based on 184 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $22.
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Years of Experience

This data is based on 657 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.6%
Early Career
25.0%
Mid Career
18.9%
Experienced
28.0%
Late Career
25.6%