The average hourly pay for a Dental Assistant in Traverse City, Michigan is $16.72.
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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 the…Read more
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Employees with Dental Assistant in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 2.0% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in San Antonio, Texas (17.2% less), San Diego, California (14.5% less) and Los Angeles, California (14.4% less).