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What is the average salary for Dental Assistants in Texas?

Dental Assistants earn an average hourly wage of $16.44. Hourly wages typically start from $10.89 and go up to $22.40. Dental Assistants earn an average salary of $34,190 per year. Salaries typically start from $22,640 and go up to $46,600.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

Learn more about the Dental Assistant job market for salaries of real jobs in your area. Alternatively, see what Dental Assistants earn in other states.

Highest

The top 10% of Dental Assistants in Texas earn:

$22.40 an hour $46,600 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Dental Assistants in Texas earn:

$18.87 an hour $39,250 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Dental Assistants in Texas earn:

$16.15 an hour $33,580 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Dental Assistants in Texas earn:

$13.15 an hour $27,360 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Dental Assistants in Texas earn:

$10.89 an hour $22,640 per year

Historical salary for Dental Assistants in Texas

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