Average Entry-Level Dental Assistant Hourly Pay

$13.84
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
10%
$10.75
MEDIAN
$13.84
90%
$17.31

The average hourly pay for a Dental Assistant is $13.84

Hourly Rate
$11 - $17
Bonus
$97 - $2k
Profit Sharing
$96 - $2k
Commission
$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$22k - $36k
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Gender Breakdown

Female
93.1%
Male
6.4%
Prefer to self-define
0.5%
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Common Health Benefits

Medical

33%

Dental

34%

Vision

19%

None

58%