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Dental Ceramist Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$51,699 (USD)

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Last updated: June 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Dental Ceramist is $51,699 a year and $25 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Dental Ceramist is between $38,236 and $62,955. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Dental Ceramist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Applies layers of porcelain or acrylic paste over metal framework to form dental prostheses, such as crowns, bridges, and tooth facings, according to prescription of dentist.
Dental Ceramist Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Dental Laboratory Technicians

Job family population: 35,630

Estimated population of Dental Ceramist jobs: 3,480

Rate of error: 2.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Dental Ceramist Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Model/Preparatory (Fixed)- Dental Technician
Jun 17
Naperville, IL, USA
LSK121 Oral Prosthetics
Our growing dental laboratory is in need of a model technician. We are looking for skilled candidates for Crown & Bridge Fixed Dental Cases. Duties include: • Separates, disinfects, and organizes ...
Dental Office Manager
May 16
Evanston, IL, USA
Winning Smile Dental Group
Evanston dental office is looking for a professional and dedicated individual for an office manager. Responsibilities will include front office work flow, managing daily operations and team meetings ...
Dental Office Manager
May 8
Evanston, IL, USA
We are seeking a Dental Office Manager to become a part of our team! You will coordinate dental services, insurance billing, treatment plan presentation, and general oversight of official operations.
Field CAT Supervisor
May 24
Chicago, IL, USA
Bachelor's degree preferred Chubb offers a competitive compensation package and comprehensive benefits package including life, health and dental, vision, a generous retirement savings plan ...
Drain Technicians - Great culture, Training and Growth!
May 24
Arlington Heights, IL, USA
ABC Plumbing, Heating, Cooling & Electric
Medical Insurance - health, dental, life insurance, and profit sharing * State of the art tools, parts and supplies. * A family. This is last on the list because it's most important. We care about ...
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