Dental Assistant salary in San Diego County, CA

Average salary
$30,000/yr
Based on 248 income tax records
$17,000
$51,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$26K
 
$32K
 
$36K
 
$32K
 
$33K
$17,000
$51,000
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 248 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 $51,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
Learn more about Mint Salary
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

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

From consenting TurboTax customers

Dental Assistant salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
icon
US Department Of Defense, San Diego County, CA
16 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$22K – $47K
icon
Pacific Dental Services, San Diego County, CA
17 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$23K – $42K

Dental Assistant demographics in San Diego County, CA

single icon
71% are single
married icon
29% are married
have kids icon
31% have kids
own a home icon
27% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Dental Assistants in San Diego County, CA

248 full-time salaries from 2019
mint phone
Earn what you deserve.
Other dental assistants track salary trends in Mint, you should too.
FAQS
The average salary for a dental assistant in San Diego County, CA is $30,000 per year. Dental assistant salaries in San Diego County, CA can vary between $17,000 to $51,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 248 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as dental assistant.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for dental assistants in San Diego County, CA: Anaheim, CA ($35,500 a year), El Cajon, CA ($34,000 a year), and Chula Vista, CA ($31,500 a year).
*
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
**
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.