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Orthodontic Technician Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$46,547 (USD)

Average Salary

$22/hr

Average Hourly

$740

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Orthodontic Technician is $46,547 a year and $22 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Orthodontic Technician is between $34,710 and $56,397. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for an Orthodontic Technician. 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

Description:
  • Constructs and repairs appliances for straightening teeth, such as retainers, tooth bands, and positioners, according to Orthodontist's prescription.
  • Shapes, grinds, polishes, carves, and assembles metal and plastic appliances, such as retainers, tooth bands, and positioners, using spatula, pliers, soldering torch, and electric grinders and polishers.
Orthodontic Technician Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Dental Laboratory Technicians

Job family population: 35,630

Estimated population of Orthodontic Technician jobs: 4,189

Rate of error: 2.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$53,960
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

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...

Orthodontic Technician Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

ORTHODONTIC ASSISTANT
May 31
Northbrook, IL, USA
Kaspers Orthodontics
Our Northbrook orthodontic Office seeks a full time assistant to join our team. Experience is preferred, but we will train the right person. Office Location: Northbrook Duties Include: * Assisting ...
Orthodontic Assistant
May 1
Palos Hills, IL, USA
Paul DiFranco Orthodontics
Searching for an experienced Orthodontic Assistant to join our growing team. Main patient days are Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays, with Tuesday hours available in the near future. Can't wait to ...
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