Registered Dental Assistant salary in California

Average salary
Based on 828 income tax records
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How much do Registered Dental Assistants make?
The average total salary for a Registered Dental Assistant is $36,500 per year. This is based on data from 828 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Registered Dental Assistant and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Registered Dental Assistant salary can vary between $19,500 to $62,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Registered Dental Assistant salary by company

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Salary range**
State Of California, California
25 income tax records
$31K – $74K
Western Dental Services, California
19 income tax records
$18K – $50K
Pacific Dental Services, California
59 income tax records
$19K – $52K

Registered Dental Assistant demographics in California

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70% are single
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30% are married
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46% have kids
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36% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Registered Dental Assistants in California

828 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a registered dental assistant in California is $36,500 per year. Registered dental assistant salaries in California can vary between $19,500 to $62,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 828 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as registered dental assistant.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for registered dental assistants in California: State of California ($52,000 a year), Western Dental Services ($33,000 a year), and Pacific Dental Services ($31,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for registered dental assistants in California: San Jose, CA ($53,000 a year), Sacramento, CA ($37,500 a year), and Stockton, CA ($37,500 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.