Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Certified Oral Surgery Assistant is $20.93
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Certified Oral Surgery Assistants?
An early career Certified Oral Surgery Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $17.38 based on 16 salaries. A mid-career Certified Oral Surgery Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $21.28 based on 10 salaries. …Read more
What Do Certified Oral Surgery Assistants Do?
Certified oral surgery assistants begin work by greeting patients in the reception area and escorting them to the treatment area. Front-desk duties are necessary in this position, such as signing-in patients, answering the telephone, and making appointments, followed by taking patients' health histories and dental x-rays.
These assistants are present during procedures to hand tools to dentists and operate various machinery. Patients should be monitored for any changes while the dentist …Read more