Average Dental Assistant Hourly Pay in San Antonio, Texas

$13.90
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The average hourly pay for a Dental Assistant in San Antonio, Texas is $13.90.
10%
$10.45
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$13.90
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$18.85
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MEDIAN $13.90
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Hourly Rate
$10 - $19
Bonus
$248 - $6,040
Total Pay
$22,040 - $39,737

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Job Description for Dental Assistant

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Dental Assistant. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Dental Assistant
Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFD...
Registered Dental Assistant (RDA)
Dental Office Manager
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Dental Assistant

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

Pay by Experience Level for Dental Assistant

An entry-level Dental Assistant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $11.67 based on 22 salaries. An early career Dental Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.90 based on 86 salaries. A mid-career Dental Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.83 based on 34 salaries. An experienced Dental Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.28 based on 27 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 Seattle, Washington earn an average of 46.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (23.3% more) and Atlanta, Georgia (15.5% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 190 survey responses.
Entry Level
11.6%
Early Career
45.3%
Mid Career
17.9%
Experienced
14.2%
Late Career
11.1%