Avg. Salary
$20.13
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Dental Assistant in Troy, Michigan is $20.13 per hour.

The average pay for a Dental Assistant in Troy, Michigan is {{pay}} per year.

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$12.26
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$24.16
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Hourly Data $0$24
Hourly Rate $12.26 - $24.16
Annual Data $0$50K
Bonus $1,000
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$25,719 - $50,273
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 12

Job Description for Dental Assistant

A dental assistant's duties include hands-on work with dental patients, assisting the dentist, and/or performing clerical functions in a dental clinic. Depending on an individual’s certification and goals, any of these are possible job tasks. If an individual would like hands-on work in the dentist’s office, their duties may include prepping the patient for a particular operation; this particular duty would involve knowledge of the teeth and most dental procedures. The dental assistant would then assist the dentist in performing the operation, and do such things as handing the dentist the required tools and providing secondary support. This kind of job usually entails working one-on-one with the dentist, and requires good communication skills.

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About Troy, Michigan

Oakland County, Michigan
83,276
Male:
42,371 (50.9%)
Female:
40,905 (49.1%)
Troy is a city located among Metropolitan Detroit's northern suburbs in Oakland County in the state of Michigan. The population was 80,980 at the 2010 census, making it the 11th-largest city in Michigan by population, and the largest city in Oakland County. Troy has become a business and shopping destination in the Metro Detroit area, with numerous office centers and the upscale Somerset Collection mall. In 2011, Troy was ranked the safest city in Michigan, as well as the 19th safest city in the nation. In 2008, Troy was ranked 22nd on a list of "Best Places to Live" in the United States by CNN Money, using criteria including housing, quality of education, economic strength, and recreational opportunities. In 2008, Troy ranked as the fourth most affordable U.S. city with a median household income of approximately $79,000. The earliest recorded purchases of land in what was known as Troy Township occurred in...
Troy:
$87,447
Michigan:
$51,084
$1,040
Troy:
$271,800
Michigan:
$137,500
2.2%

Dental Assistant Job Listings

Key Stats for Dental Assistant

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
8%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
54%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
8%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
54%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical:
dental benefits
Dental: 13%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 88%