Average Dental Assistant Hourly Pay in Detroit, Michigan

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The average hourly pay for a Dental Assistant in Detroit, Michigan is $15.02.
MEDIAN $15.02
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Hourly Rate
$10 - $20
$0 - $350
Total Pay
$21,558 - $41,728

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Job Description for Dental Assistant

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Popular Skills for Dental Assistant

Skills in Radiology and Oral Surgery are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Patient Education, Customer Service and Instrument Control.

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 $13.01 based on 20 salaries. An experienced Dental Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.35 based on 14 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $18.
Employees with Dental Assistant in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 13.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (6.2% more) and Phoenix, Arizona (6.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in San Antonio, Texas (7.8% less), San Diego, California (4.9% less) and Los Angeles, California (4.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 42 survey responses.
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