Dental Assistant Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 40,920 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 24 months. Last updated: January 14, 2018
Average salary
$16.29 per hour
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$29.60
Salary Distribution

How much does a Dental Assistant make in the United States?

The average salary for a Dental Assistant is $16.29 per hour in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 40,920 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Dental Assistant employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 24 months. The typical tenure for a Dental Assistant is less than 1 year.
Dental Assistant salaries by company in the United States
CompanyAverage salary
$20.90 per hour
$20.25 per hour
$18.01 per hour
$17.28 per hour
$16.44 per hour
$16.38 per hour
$15.51 per hour
$23.39 per hour
$20.77 per hour
$16.13 per hour
Dental Assistant salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$18.92 per hour
$15.53 per hour
$15.64 per hour
$18.89 per hour
$16.13 per hour

Dental Assistant job openings

Dental Assistant, Part Time - Salt Lake City, UT
Smile Direct Club
Salt Lake City, UT
Oral Surgery Assistant - Entry Level
Oral Surgery Specialist
Leesburg, VA
Dental Assistant, Part Time - Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Smile Direct Club
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Dental Assistant
University of Utah
Salt Lake City, UT
Superstar Dental Assistant w/ 401-K, Health Insurance, HSA benefits
Andrew G. Couch, DMD
Lexington, KY
Dental Assistant
VIP Smiles
Syracuse, UT
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