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Wages for Dental Assistants
Location Pay
Period
2021
10% 25% Median 75% 90%
United States Hourly $14.22 $17.79 $18.59 $22.88 $28.63
Yearly $29,600 $37,000 $38,700 $47,600 $59,600
North Carolina Hourly $17.15 $18.00 $22.02 $22.99 $28.79
Yearly $35,700 $37,400 $45,800 $47,800 $59,900
Raleigh, NC Metro Area Hourly $17.89 $18.29 $22.76 $23.24 $29.57
Yearly $37,200 $38,000 $47,300 $48,300 $61,500

National Data Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics Survey
State Data Source: North Carolina Wage Information

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