Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Dental Ceramist is $23.00
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Dental Ceramists?
An early career Dental Ceramist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $16.36 based on 10 salaries. A mid-career Dental Ceramist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.00 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Dental Ceramist …Read more
What Do Dental Ceramists Do?
A dental ceramist is a person who creates dental prosthetics for patients. These prosthetics can include crowns, bridgework, and veneers. Most ceramists do not manufacture or create full-blown dentures. Rather, they work from impressions, molds, and photographs to create imitation teeth or surfaces that both appear natural and are comfortable for the patient when speaking and eating.
Typically, a dentist and patient will come to an agreement on what sort of dental prosthetic is best suited for …Read more