Dental Assistant in Anchorage, Alaska Salary

The average rate for a Dental Assistant in Anchorage, Alaska is $16.53 per hour.

About Anchorage, Alaska

Anchorage Municipality, Alaska
298,695
Male:
152,945 (51.2%)
Female:
145,750 (48.8%)
Anchorage (officially called the Municipality of Anchorage) (Dena'ina Athabascan: Dgheyaytnu) is a unified home rule municipality in the U.S. state of Alaska. With an estimated 298,695 residents in 2015, it is Alaska's most populous city and contains more than 40 percent of the state's total population; among the 50 states, only New York has a higher percentage of residents who live in its most populous city. All together, the Anchorage metropolitan area, which combines Anchorage with the neighboring Matanuska-Susitna Borough, had a population of 396,142 in 2013. Anchorage is located in the south-central portion of Alaska at the terminus of the Cook Inlet on a peninsula formed by the Knik Arm to the north and the Turnagain Arm to the south. The city limits span 1,961.1 square miles (5,079.2 km2) which encompass the urban core, a joint military base, several outlying communities and almost all of Chugach State Park. Anchorage International Airport is...
Anchorage:
$78,662
Alaska:
$73,355
$1,241
Anchorage:
$302,500
Alaska:
$259,600
4.4%

Dental Assistant Job Listings

Key Stats for Dental Assistant

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
78%
5-9 years
22%

Skills That Affect Dental Assistant Salaries

Oral Surgery
▲7%

Instrument Control
▲5%

Radiology
▲4%

Patient Education
▲3%

Customer Service
▼0%

National Average
$36,000

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

1-4 years
78%
5-9 years
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 40%
dental benefits
Dental: 40%
vision benefits
Vision: 40%
no benefits
None: 40%