Average Salary of Dental Assistant Jobs

National Average

$30,500 $35,251/year $39,500
$21,570 - $24,136
1% of jobs
$24,137 - $26,704
4% of jobs
$26,705 - $29,272
8% of jobs
$31,327 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$29,273 - $31,840
12% of jobs
$31,841 - $34,408
16% of jobs
The average salary is $36,207 a year
$34,409 - $36,975
15% of jobs
$36,976 - $39,543
14% of jobs
$40,571 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$39,544 - $42,111
10% of jobs
$42,112 - $44,679
7% of jobs
$44,680 - $47,247
4% of jobs
$47,248 - $49,816
3% of jobs

Ashburn, VA Average

$21,570 $36,207/year $49,816

Dental Assistant Average Salary Across the U.S.

Range Annual Salary Monthly Salary Weekly Wage Hourly Wage
25th Percentile $30,500 $2,542 $587 $15
Average $35,251 $2,938 $678 $17
75th Percentile $39,500 $3,292 $760 $19

Dental Assistant Average Salary in Ashburn, VA

Range Annual Salary Monthly Salary Weekly Wage Hourly Wage
25th Percentile $31,327 $2,611 $602 $15
Average $36,207 $3,017 $696 $17
75th Percentile $40,571 $3,381 $780 $20

As of , the average annual pay for a Dental Assistant in the United States is $35,251 a year.

While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $39,500 and as low as $30,500, the majority of Dental Assistant salaries currently range between $30,500 (25th percentile) to $39,500 (75th percentile) across the United States. The average pay range for a Dental Assistant varies little (about $9,000), which suggests that regardless of location, there are not many opportunities for increased pay or advancement, even with several years of experience.

Based on recent job postings on ZipRecruiter, the Dental Assistant job market in both Ashburn, VA and the surrounding area is very active. People working as a Dental Assistant in your area are making on average $36,207 per year or $956 (3%) more than the national average annual salary of $35,251. Virginia ranks number 46 out of 50 states nationwide for Dental Assistant salaries.

To estimate the most accurate annual salary range for Dental Assistant jobs, ZipRecruiter continuously scans its database of millions of active jobs published locally throughout America.

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Within 25 miles of Ashburn, VA

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