Average Early-Career Dental Assistant with Customer Service Skills Hourly Pay in Houston, Texas

$13.11
Avg. Hourly Rate
$610
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The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Dental Assistant with Customer Service skills in Houston, Texas is $13.11.
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$9.93
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$13.11
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$16.35
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Hourly Rate
$10 - $16
Bonus
$1 - $3,551
Total Pay
$20,765 - $34,876

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Popular Skills for Dental Assistant

Skills in Radiology, Patient Education, Instrument Control and Oral Surgery are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Spanish Language.

Pay by Experience Level for Dental Assistant

An entry-level Dental Assistant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $11.54 based on 11 salaries. A mid-career Dental Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.98 based on 20 salaries. An experienced Dental Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.00 based on 16 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $23.
Employees with Dental Assistant in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 17.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Atlanta, Georgia (16.6% more) and Denver, Colorado (12.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Los Angeles, California (2.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 51 survey responses.
Entry Level
21.6%
Mid Career
39.2%
Experienced
31.4%
Late Career
7.8%