Average Entry-Level Dental Assistant Hourly Pay in Atlanta, Georgia

$12.80
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$525
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The average hourly pay for an Entry-Level Dental Assistant in Atlanta, Georgia is $12.80.
10%
$10.03
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$12.80
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$15.95
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Hourly Rate
$10 - $16
Bonus
$0 - $525
Total Pay
$20,987 - $34,791

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Pay by Experience Level for Dental Assistant

An early career Dental Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.19 based on 65 salaries. A mid-career Dental Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.51 based on 36 salaries. An experienced Dental Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.41 based on 27 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $20.
Employees with Dental Assistant in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 8.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (0.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in San Antonio, Texas (9.1% less), Mesa, Arizona (8.3% less) and Houston, Texas (8.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 152 survey responses.
Early Career
42.8%
Mid Career
23.7%
Experienced
17.8%
Late Career
15.8%