Dental Assistant Salaries in California

Salary estimated from 5,886 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: July 16, 2019
Average in California
$18.53 per hour
9% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$36.30
Salary Distribution

How much does a Dental Assistant make in California?

The average salary for a Dental Assistant is $18.53 per hour in California, which is 9% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 5,886 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 California
CompanyAverage salary
$24.06 per hour
$24.25 per hour
$21.75 per hour
$25.62 per hour
$22.25 per hour
$21.54 per hour
$21.39 per hour
$21.40 per hour
$20.67 per hour
$20.34 per hour
Dental Assistant salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$16.98 per hour
$18.07 per hour
$22.16 per hour
$23.14 per hour
$18.44 per hour

Dental Assistant job openings

Full-Time Assistant Community Manager Needed for Luxury Complex
Capital Realty Advisors
Pasadena, CA
Orthodontic Dental Sterlization Tech/Dental Lab Assistant
Bella Smile
San Francisco, CA
First Assistant Golf Professional
Pro Kids | The First Tee of San Diego
California
Vet Assistant/Credentialed Vet Tech
VCA Irvine Northpark Animal Hospital
Irvine, CA
Dental Assistant - Direct Hire Authority
US Department of the Air Force
Edwards AFB, CA
Dental Assistant - Direct Hire Authority
US Department of the Air Force
Edwards AFB, CA
Assistant Community Director, SH&RL
University Corporation at Monterey Bay
Seaside, CA
Assistant Director of Residential Life (Main Campus & North Quad)
University Corporation at Monterey Bay
Seaside, CA
Dental Receptionist / Dental Assistant (DA)
Dr. Zak Dental Care
Long Beach, CA
Administrative Assistant
Riverside Chevrolet
Riverside, CA
Dental Assistant
A+ Dentistry for Kids
Long Beach, CA
Dental Assistant Full Time
Bell Family Dentistry
Carlsbad, CA
General Lab Assistant
ManagedLab Services
San Diego, CA
Dental Assistant
US Department of Veterans Affairs
San Diego, CA
Dental Assistant
US Department of Veterans Affairs
San Diego, CA
Dental Assistant jobs in California