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Medical Dental Assistant Salary
in Dallas, Texas

$39,082 (USD)

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Last updated: June 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Medical Dental Assistant is $39,082 a year and $19 an hour in Dallas, Texas, United States. The average salary range for a Medical Dental Assistant is between $29,342 and $47,194. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Dallas, Texas.

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Job Summary

  • Assists Dentist during examination and treatment of patients.
  • Prepares patient, sterilizes and disinfects instruments, sets up instrument trays, and prepares materials.
  • Takes and records medical and dental histories and vital signs of patient.
Medical Dental Assistant Job Prevalence in Dallas, Texas, United States

Job family: Dental Assistants

Job family population: 337,160

Estimated population of Medical Dental Assistant jobs: 159,463

Rate of error: 0.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About Dallas, Texas

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Description: Dallas (), officially the City of Dallas, is a city in the U.S. state of Texas and the seat of Dallas County, with portions extending into Collin, Denton, Kaufman and Rockwall counties. With an estimated 2018 population of 1,345,047, it is the ninth most-populous city in the U.S. and third in Texas after Houston and San Antonio. It is also the eighteenth most-populous city in North America as of 2015. Located in North Texas, the city of Dallas is the main core of the largest metropolitan area in the Southern United States and the largest inland metropolitan area in the U.S. that lacks any navigable link to the sea...

Medical Dental Assistant Job Listings for Dallas, Texas

Dental Assistant - JO0105086
Jun 18
Dallas, TX, USA
All Medical Personnel
Medical/Dental Benefits * Weekly Direct Deposit (Every Friday) * Mileage Reimbursement .58/Mile Company Description All Medical Personnel is an industry leader in temporary and permanent healthcare ...
Orthodontic Dental Assistant (JO0102372)
Jun 17
Fort Worth, TX, USA
All Medical Personnel
Orthodontic Dental Assistant Location: Fort Worth, TX (travel up to 30 miles to local offices in ... Medical/Dental * Weekly Pay * Direct Deposit * Referral Bonuses * Childcare reimbursement For ...
PN Dental Assistant-NC
Mar 28
Fort Worth, TX, USA
Cook Children's Medical Center
The Registered Dental Assistant performs duties such as: prepare the patient for a variety of ... Our not-for-profit organization is comprised of eight companies, including our Medical Center ...
Dental Assistant RDA
Jun 5
Denton, TX, USA
Smile Workshop
Our Denton location is growing and we are in need of a Registered Dental Assistant to better serve ... Medical Insurance * Vision Insurance * In-House Employee Dental Plan * Flexible Spending Account
Dental Assistant
May 9
Dallas, TX, USA
Hermosa Dental PLLC
Dental Office Assistant - Full Time : Vary by location (Usually Mon-Fri, 10am - 6pm) Come Join our ... medical history and taking blood pressure and pulse Clean the treatment rooms Take x-rays Sterilize ...
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