The average hourly pay for a Dental Assistant with Periodontics skills in Colorado Springs, Colorado is $13.00.
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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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Skills in Radiology, Customer Service, Instrument Control, Oral Surgery and Patient Education are correlated to pay that is above average.
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Employees with Dental Assistant in their job title in Boston, Massachusetts earn an average of 66.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (26.2% more) and New York, New York (25.8% more).