Dental Assistant in Orlando, Florida Salary

Dental Assistants in Orlando, Fla. take home approximately $15.28 per hour on average. The majority of Orlando Dental Assistants claim high levels of job satisfaction. Over a third report receiving medical and dental coverage from their employers and nearly one in six collect vision insurance. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$12.22 - $22.59
$12
$15
$23
MEDIAN: $15.43
10%
50%
90%

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Hourly Data $0$25
Hourly Rate $12.22 - $22.59
Overtime $25.00
Annual Data $0$48K
Bonus $1,983
Total Pay (?
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$24,899 - $48,576
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 41

About Orlando, Florida

Orange County, Florida
270,917
Male:
130,940 (48.3%)
Female:
139,977 (51.7%)
Orlando (/ɔːrˈlændoʊ/) is a city in the U.S. state of Florida and the county seat of Orange County. Located in Central Florida, it is the center of the Orlando metropolitan area, which had a population of 2,387,138, according to U.S. Census Bureau figures released in March 2016, making it the 24th-largest metropolitan area in the United States, the sixth-largest metropolitan area in the Southern United States, and the third-largest metropolitan area in Florida. As of July 1, 2014, Orlando had an estimated city-proper population of 262,372, making it the 73rd-largest city in the United States, the fourth-largest city in Florida, and the state's largest inland city. The City of Orlando is nicknamed "The City Beautiful," and its symbol is the fountain at Lake Eola. Orlando is also known as "The Theme Park Capital of the World" and in 2014 its tourist attractions and events drew more than 62 million visitors. The...
Orlando:
$44,804
Florida:
$49,426
$1,027
Orlando:
$214,400
Florida:
$179,800
5.2%

Dental Assistant Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Dental Assistant

Pay by Experience for a Dental Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Dental Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $29,000 based on 33 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Dental Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $33,000 based on 21 salaries. An experienced Dental Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 15 salaries. A Dental Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Dental Assistant

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Dental Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
▲33%

▲24%

▲2%

National Average
$32,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Dental Assistant Salaries

▲9%

Periodontics
▲7%

Office Administration
▲4%


▼0%

National Average
$32,000

Spanish Language
▼1%


Instrument Control
▼2%


Pediatrics
▼2%

Orthodontics
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 35%
dental benefits
Dental: 32%
vision benefits
Vision: 16%
no benefits
None: 52%