What is the average salary for a Dental Assistant in District of Columbia?

Annual / Hourly

The average salary of a Dental Assistant is $38,530. Salaries start from $26,550 and go up to $48,740. Please note that the average salary for a Dental Assistant may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location. Our source, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, produces some of the United States most sensitive and important economic information, which is based on their strongest commitment to accuracy, quality and integrity.

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Highest

The top 10% of Dental Assistants in Washington, District of Columbia earn:

$48,740
Senior

The top 25% of Dental Assistants in Washington, District of Columbia earn:

$45,280
Experienced

The middle 50% of Dental Assistants in Washington, District of Columbia earn:

$39,690
Junior

The bottom 25% of Dental Assistants in Washington, District of Columbia earn:

$29,870
Starting

The bottom 10% of Dental Assistants in Washington, District of Columbia earn:

$26,550

Historical salary

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics