Dental Assistant salary in New Jersey

Average salary
$30,000/yr
Based on 637 income tax records
$17,000
$51,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$17,000
$51,500
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Dental Assistants make?
The average total salary for a Dental Assistant is $30,000 per year. This is based on data from 637 TurboTax users who reported their job as Dental Assistant and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Dental Assistant salary can vary between $17,000 to $51,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Dental Assistant salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Newark, NJ
21 income tax records
$34,000/yr
$26K – $37K
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Toms River, NJ
21 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$25K – $32K
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Trenton, NJ
24 income tax records
$27,500/yr
$22K – $33K
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Brick, NJ
15 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$21K – $31K

Dental Assistant salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
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Dental Assistant demographics in New Jersey

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76% are single
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24% are married
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41% have kids
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25% own a home

Dental Assistant salaries by age in New Jersey

$0
$8,875
$17,750
$26,625
$35,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Dental Assistants in New Jersey

637 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a dental assistant in New Jersey is $30,000 per year. Dental assistant salaries in New Jersey can vary between $17,000 to $51,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 637 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as dental assistant.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for dental assistants in New Jersey: Newark, NJ ($34,000 a year), Toms River, NJ ($29,500 a year), and Trenton, NJ ($27,500 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.