Dental Assistants Salary

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The average yearly salary for Dental Assistants is $29,750. If you are just beginning to work a new job as a Dental Assistants, you could expect a starting pay rate of $24,500 annually. As is true for most jobs and careers, you can expect your hourly pay rate or salary to increase as you gain experience and the longer you are employed with the same employer. You could potentially make an average income of around $35,000 after several years on the job with increased wages. When pursuing your career of choice, you should compare salaries of similar professions and factor in variables such as health benefits and potential for raises and promotions over time.

Yearly Dental Assistants Pay Statistics

Average Yearly Dental Assistants Salary

$23,800 - $35,700

Starting Yearly Dental Assistants Salary

$19,600 - $29,400

Top Yearly Dental Assistants Salary

$28,000 - $42,000

Monthly Dental Assistants Pay Statistics

Average Monthly Dental Assistants Salary

$1,983 - $2,975

Starting Monthly Dental Assistants Salary

$1,633 - $2,450

Top Monthly Dental Assistants Salary

$2,333 - $3,500

Hourly Dental Assistants Pay Statistics

Average Hourly Dental Assistants Salary

$11 - $16

Starting Hourly Dental Assistants Salary

$9 - $13

Top Hourly Dental Assistants Salary

$13 - $19

Dental Assistants Gender and Age Stats

Some professions tend to be geared toward various age groups of workers and certain genders more than others. The average Dental Assistants age in the United States is 38 years old. As it pertains to men vs women, 49% of Dental Assistants are male in the United States, and 51% of the Dental Assistants are female in the United States.

National Salary Data for Dental Assistants

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