How much does a Dental Assistant in Waco,
TX make? The median annual Dental Assistant salary in Waco,
TX is $31,504, as of August 29, 2016, with a range usually between
$27,961-$34,830 not including bonus and benefit information
and other factors that impact base pay. However, the salary for someone with the title Dental Assistant may vary depending on a number of factors including industry,
company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title
Dental Assistant in Waco, TX.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Dental Assistant in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Dental Assistant in the United States is $31,504 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Dental Assistant in the United States are expected to make less than $31,504.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Dental Assistant in Waco, TX that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Dental Assistant in Waco are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of October 2016
Assists with oral surgery and other procedures under the direct supervision of a dentist. Prepares and arranges needed tools and instruments for scheduled procedures. Hands necessary tools and equipment to the dentist and provides assistance during treatment. May record findings, change barriers, or sterilize equipment. Requires an associate's degree from an accredited program and 0-2 years of experience. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a dentist. View full job description