Dental Assistant Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 21,158 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: July 19, 2018
Average salary
$16.63 per hour
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$31.55
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Dental Assistant is $16.63 per hour in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 21,158 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Dental Assistant employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Dental Assistant is less than 1 year.
Dental Assistant salaries by company in the United States
CompanyAverage salary
$21.23 per hour
$21.06 per hour
$19.95 per hour
$18.20 per hour
$17.24 per hour
$16.67 per hour
$16.81 per hour
$16.42 per hour
$16.43 per hour
$16.78 per hour
Dental Assistant salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$18.97 per hour
$15.54 per hour
$18.79 per hour
$18.73 per hour
$15.44 per hour

Dental Assistant job openings

Professional Faculty Dental Assisting Program
Washtenaw Community College
Ann Arbor, MI
Dental Assisting Program Faculty
Linn-Benton Community College
Albany, OR
Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) Monday/Tues/Thursday/Every other Saturday
Dental Care Today of Richardson
Richardson, TX
Dental Assistant
Great Dental Clinics.com
Houston, TX
Dental Assistant
Great Dental Clinics.com
Chicago, IL
Registered Dental Assistant (RDA)
C. Bruce Lynch, DDS
Memphis, TN
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