Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) in San Jose Salary

The average pay for a Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) in San Jose, California is $20.69 per hour. A skill in Orthodontics is associated with high pay for this job.

$17.47 - $27.81
$17
$22
$28
MEDIAN: $21.70
10%
50%
90%

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Hourly Data $0$37
Hourly Rate $17.47 - $27.81
Overtime $34.82
Annual Data $0$59K
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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$35,596 - $59,036
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 47

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About San Jose, California

Santa Clara County, California
1,026,919
Male:
518,317 (50.5%)
Female:
508,602 (49.5%)
San Jose (/ˌsæn hoʊˈzeɪ/; Spanish for Saint Joseph), originally Pueblo de San José de Guadalupe and officially the City of San José, is the third-largest city by population in California, the tenth-largest by population in the United States, and the county seat of Santa Clara County. San Jose is the largest city within the Bay Area and the largest city in Northern California. Before the arrival of the Spanish, the area around San Jose was inhabited by the Ohlone people. San Jose was founded on November 29, 1777, as San José de Guadalupe, the first civilian town in the Spanish colony of Alta California. The city served as a farming community to support Spanish military installations at San Francisco and Monterey. When California gained statehood in 1850, San Jose became the capital. After more than 150 years as a small farming community, the San Jose area in the mid-20th century contained some of...
San Jose:
$91,451
California:
$64,500
$1,757
San Jose:
$717,100
California:
$449,100
4.1%

Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Registered Dental Assistant (RDA)

Pay by Experience for a Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) has a positive trend. An entry-level Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 24 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 21 salaries. An experienced Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 13 salaries. A Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 10 salaries.

Key Stats for Registered Dental Assistant (RDA)

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
20%
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Experience Affects Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) Salaries

▲22%

▲5%

National Average
$46,000

▼5%

▼12%

Skills That Affect Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) Salaries

▲7%

Oral Surgery
▼0%

National Average
$46,000

Office Administration
▼1%

▼3%

▼3%


Insurance
▼4%

CAD/CAM
▼5%

Pediatrics
▼5%

Microsoft Office
▼5%

Leadership
▼6%


Spanish Language
▼7%

Pedodontics
▼9%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 43%
dental benefits
Dental: 30%
vision benefits
Vision: 17%
no benefits
None: 53%
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