$33,187
Avg. Salary
$18.03
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$972

Bonus

$3,500

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery Assistant is $18.03 per hour.

The average pay for an Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery Assistant is $33,187 per year.

10%
$13.96
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$18.03
50%
$24.84
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MEDIAN $18.03
10%
$24k
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$33k
50%
$51k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $33,187
$24,328 - $51,289
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$51K
MEDIAN: $33,187
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$13.96 - $24.84
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$0$52K
Salary $24,328 - $51,289
Bonus $299 - $5,068
Profit Sharing $3,500
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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$28,740 - $52,364
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 21
Hourly Data $0$35
Hourly Rate $13.96 - $24.84
Overtime $20.94 - $35.36
Annual Data $0$52K
Bonus $299 - $5,068
Profit Sharing $3,500
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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$28,740 - $52,364
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 188

Job Description

Oral/maxillofacial surgery assistants are tasked with assisting a main surgeon in conducting oral surgeries. These assistants must be experienced with the equipment used in these procedures and how to prepare it, as well as identify the necessary tools, and they are also tasked with ensuring that they are sterilized and ready for surgery.

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Common Career Paths


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As Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Assistants transition into upper-level roles like Certified Oral Surgery Assistants, it's possible that they won't see a change in salary. Certified Oral Surgery Assistants earn the same amount as Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Assistants on average. More commonly, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Assistants become Oral Surgery Assistants or Surgical Dental Assistants.

Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level

Pay by Experience for an Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 66 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 45 salaries. An experienced Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $37,000 based on 41 salaries. An Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 15 salaries.

Job Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery Assistant?

Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery Assistant in Euless:
"Good."
Pros: Every case is different
Cons: Travel

Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery Assistant in Oak Lawn:
"I wish I knew what I know now."
Do your research and find out what to do to get what you worth and what benefits and perks that most employers give. Know this information before saying yes to a new job. Know all the possible responsibilities. Don't go in to the interview without this knowledge.

Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery Assistant in Philadelphia:
"I would have like I am traveling assistant for the practice."

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Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 36 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
12%

How Experience Affects Salaries

Late-Career
▲19%

Mid-Career
▲3%

National Average
$38,000

Experienced
▼1%

Entry-Level
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 36 votes.

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 54%
dental benefits
Dental: 20%
vision benefits
Vision: 18%
no benefits
None: 43%