$34,502
Avg. Salary
$17.88
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,500

Bonus

$5,100

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Dental Office Coordinator is $17.88 per hour.

The average pay for a Dental Office Coordinator is $34,502 per year.

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$13.01
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$17.88
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MEDIAN $17.88
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$46k
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MEDIAN $34,502
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MEDIAN: $34,502
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$0$48K
Salary $28,906 - $46,369
Bonus $301 - $3,536
Profit Sharing $5,100
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$27,179 - $48,250
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 16
Hourly Data $0$32
Hourly Rate $13.01 - $22.97
Overtime $30.95
Annual Data $0$48K
Bonus $301 - $3,536
Profit Sharing $5,100
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$27,179 - $48,250
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 135

Job Description

A dental office coordinator typically works in the front office area of a dentist's office or clinic. They manage many of the office's needs and functions, with dentists and dental assistants or nurses handling the actual dental care. The coordinator helps the office stay on schedule, schedules new appointments, enters patient data for billing purposes, and generally keeps the office stocked with necessary supplies. Additionally, the coordinator typically oversees any storage and filing of paper records and ensures the office is clean and welcoming for arriving patients.

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Popular Skills


Dental Office Coordinators report using a pretty varied skill set on the job. Most notably, skills in Customer Service, Scheduling, Insurance, and Billing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Accounts Receivable. Those educated in Insurance tend to be well versed in Accounts Receivable.

Pay by Experience Level

Pay by Experience for a Dental Office Coordinator has a positive trend. An entry-level Dental Office Coordinator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 45 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Dental Office Coordinator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 27 salaries. An experienced Dental Office Coordinator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 33 salaries. A Dental Office Coordinator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 15 salaries.

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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 23 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
16%

How Experience Affects Salaries

▲15%

▲9%

▲8%

National Average
$37,000

▼16%

How Skills Affect Salaries

Customer Service
▲5%

National Average
$37,000

▼4%

Insurance
▼6%

▼7%

Accounts Receivable
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 23 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 34%
dental benefits
Dental: 39%
vision benefits
Vision: 12%
no benefits
None: 45%