Average Dental Assistant with Periodontics Skills Hourly Pay in Los Angeles, California

$15.05
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$613
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The average hourly pay for a Dental Assistant with Periodontics skills in Los Angeles, California is $15.05.
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$11.67
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$15.05
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$19.22
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Hourly Rate
$12 - $19
Bonus
$0 - $613
Total Pay
$24,544 - $41,438

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Popular Skills for Dental Assistant

Skills that pay less than market rate include Spanish Language, Patient Education, Customer Service, Instrument Control and Radiology.

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 $12.21 based on 6 salaries. A mid-career Dental Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.12 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Dental Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.00 based on 7 salaries.
Employees with Dental Assistant in their job title in Boston, Massachusetts earn an average of 43.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (9.0% more) and New York, New York (8.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in San Antonio, Texas (5.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 24 survey responses.
Early Career
25.0%
Mid Career
45.8%
Experienced
29.2%