Dental Assistant salary in Santa Cruz County, CA

Average salary
$30,500/yr
Based on 26 income tax records
Total salary range: is $29,000 - $42,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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How much do Dental Assistants make?
The average total salary for a Dental Assistant is $30,500 per year. This is based on data from 26 TurboTax users who reported their job as Dental Assistant and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Dental Assistant salary can vary between $17,500 to $50,500 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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Oakland, CA
27 income tax records
$41,500/yr
$33K – $49K
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San Leandro, CA
11 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$33K – $50K
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Hollister, CA
10 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$29K – $41K
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Citrus Heights, CA
10 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$30K – $39K
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Roseville, CA
18 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$29K – $41K
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San Francisco, CA
27 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$29K – $43K
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Woodland, CA
10 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$30K – $45K
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San Jose, CA
82 income tax records
$35,000/yr
$26K – $44K
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Gilroy, CA
16 income tax records
$35,000/yr
$27K – $40K
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Richmond, CA
10 income tax records
$35,000/yr
$27K – $46K
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Vallejo, CA
18 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$26K – $39K
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Antioch, CA
20 income tax records
$33,500/yr
$27K – $39K
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Vacaville, CA
22 income tax records
$33,000/yr
$27K – $42K
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West Sacramento, CA
10 income tax records
$33,000/yr
$23K – $42K
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Petaluma, CA
12 income tax records
$33,000/yr
$28K – $36K
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Santa Rosa, CA
17 income tax records
$33,000/yr
$29K – $37K
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Modesto, CA
27 income tax records
$32,500/yr
$27K – $39K
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Chico, CA
14 income tax records
$31,500/yr
$24K – $35K
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Manteca, CA
18 income tax records
$31,500/yr
$20K – $46K
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Salinas, CA
10 income tax records
$31,000/yr
$25K – $39K
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Daly City, CA
11 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$25K – $37K
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Grass Valley, CA
10 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$25K – $40K
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Sacramento, CA
100 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$24K – $36K
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Santa Cruz, CA
12 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$29K – $41K
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Hayward, CA
18 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$27K – $38K
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Brentwood, CA
11 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$27K – $32K
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Tracy, CA
11 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$22K – $48K
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Clovis, CA
11 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$23K – $35K
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Concord, CA
17 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$26K – $34K
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Stockton, CA
35 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$23K – $31K
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Fairfield, CA
14 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$24K – $39K
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Merced, CA
12 income tax records
$26,000/yr
$23K – $27K
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Fresno, CA
50 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$21K – $32K

Dental Assistant salary by company

Employer
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Dental Assistant demographics in Santa Cruz County, CA

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77% are single
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23% are married
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34% have kids
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23% own a home

Dental Assistant salaries by age in Santa Cruz County, CA

$0
$9,625
$19,250
$28,875
$38,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Dental Assistants in Santa Cruz County, CA

26 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a dental assistant in Santa Cruz County, CA is $30,500 per year. Dental assistant salaries in Santa Cruz County, CA can vary between $17,500 to $50,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 26 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as dental assistant.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for dental assistants in Santa Cruz County, CA: Oakland, CA ($41,500 a year), San Leandro, CA ($40,500 a year), and Hollister, CA ($37,500 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.