Dental Assistant Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 22,446 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: August 16, 2018
Average salary
$16.69 per hour
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$31.60
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Dental Assistant is $16.69 per hour in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 22,446 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
$21.05 per hour
$19.95 per hour
$18.77 per hour
$17.14 per hour
$16.72 per hour
$16.60 per hour
$19.92 per hour
$18.97 per hour
$17.02 per hour
$17.21 per hour
Dental Assistant salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$18.98 per hour
$15.54 per hour
$18.78 per hour
$18.73 per hour
$15.71 per hour

Dental Assistant job openings

Dental Asst
UCONN Health Center
West Hartford, CT
Dental Assistant (Part-Time, 3 days per week)
Medical Advocacy & Outreach
Montgomery, AL
Dental Assistant
Stephen F Selden DDS LTD
Mechanicsville, VA
Registered Dental Assistant
Pine Lake Dental Care
Redmond, WA
Registered Dental Assistant
Pine Lake Dental Care
Bellevue, WA
Registered Dental Assistant
Pine Lake Dental Care
Sammamish, WA
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