Avg. Salary
$18.31
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Dental Assistant in Ann Arbor, Michigan is $18.31 per hour.

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Hourly Data $0$21
Hourly Rate $14.61 - $21.21
Annual Data $0$45K
Bonus $1,100
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$29,718 - $45,072
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 21

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 Ann Arbor, Michigan

Washtenaw County, Michigan
117,070
Male:
58,789 (50.2%)
Female:
58,281 (49.8%)
Ann Arbor is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan and the county seat of Washtenaw County. The 2010 census recorded its population to be 113,934, making it the sixth largest city in Michigan. The city's population was estimated at 117,070 as of July 2015 by the U.S. Census Bureau. The Ann Arbor Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) includes all of Washtenaw County, which had a population of 344,791 as of 2010. The city is also part of the larger Detroit–Ann Arbor–Flint, MI Combined Statistical Area (CSA) with a population of 5,318,744. Ann Arbor was founded in 1824, named for wives of the village's founders and the stands of Bur Oak trees. The University of Michigan moved from Detroit to Ann Arbor in 1837, and the city grew at a rapid rate in the early to mid-20th century. During the 1960s and 1970s, the city gained a reputation as a center...
Ann Arbor:
$55,669
Michigan:
$51,084
$1,075
Ann Arbor:
$277,500
Michigan:
$137,500
3.3%

Dental Assistant Job Listings

Key Stats for Dental Assistant

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
45%
20 years or more
23%

Skills That Affect Dental Assistant Salaries

Oral Surgery
▲7%

Instrument Control
▲6%

Patient Education
▲6%

Radiology
▲4%

Customer Service
▲4%

Order Inventory
▲3%

National Average
$37,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
45%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 50%
dental benefits
Dental: 43%
vision benefits
Vision: 14%
no benefits
None: 43%