Dental Assistant salary in Los Angeles Metro Area, CA

Average salary
$29,500/yr
Based on 418 income tax records
$17,000
$56,500
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
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56+
 
$25K
 
$31K
 
$30K
 
$36K
 
$39K
$17,000
$56,500
How much do Dental Assistants make?
The average total salary for a Dental Assistant is $29,500 per year. This is based on data from 418 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Dental Assistant and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Dental Assistant salary can vary between $17,000 to $56,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Dental Assistant salary by company

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Dental Assistant demographics in Los Angeles Metro Area, CA

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82% are single
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18% are married
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33% have kids
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22% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Dental Assistants in Los Angeles Metro Area, CA

418 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a dental assistant in Los Angeles Metro Area, CA is $29,500 per year. Dental assistant salaries in Los Angeles Metro Area, CA can vary between $17,000 to $56,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 418 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as dental assistant.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for dental assistants near Los Angeles Metro Area, CA: Anaheim, CA ($35,500 a year), El Cajon, CA ($34,000 a year), and Chula Vista, CA ($31,500 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.