Dental Assistant Salaries in Houston, TX Area

140 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$36,088 / yr
4% below national average
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$1,072
Range$239 - $5,545

How much does a Dental Assistant make in Houston, TX?

The average salary for a Dental Assistant is $36,088 in Houston, TX. Salaries estimates are based on 140 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Dental Assistant employees in Houston, TX.

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Dental Assistant - Hourly

Jefferson Dental Clinics

$11/hr

Range: $10 - $14

7 salaries

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$11/hr
$10$14

Dental Assistant - Hourly

Mint Dentistry

$15/hr

Range: $13 - $16

6 salaries

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$15/hr
$13$16

Dental Assistant - Hourly

Pacific Dental Services

$17/hr

Range: $13 - $20

5 salaries

See 53 salaries from all locations

$17/hr
$13$20

Dental Assistant - Hourly

DentalOne Partners

$17/hr

Range: $16 - $18

4 salaries

See 36 salaries from all locations

$17/hr
$16$18

Dental Assistant - Hourly

Heartland Dental

$16/hr

Range: $12 - $19

3 salaries

See 94 salaries from all locations

$16/hr
$12$19

Dental Assistant

UT Health San Antonio

$32,354/yr

Range: $30K - $35K

2 salaries

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$30K - $35K
$30K$35K

Dental Assistant

UTHealth

$28,268/yr

Range: $26K - $31K

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$26K - $31K
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Dental Assistant

Corinthian Colleges

$39,445/yr

Range: $37K - $43K

2 salaries

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$37K - $43K
$37K$43K

Dental Assistant - Hourly

Smile Brands

$13/hr

Range: $12 - $15

2 salaries

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$12 - $15hourly
$12$15

Dental Assistant - Hourly

Lovett Dental

$15/hr

Range: $14 - $16

2 salaries

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$14 - $16hourly
$14$16

Dental Assistant - Hourly

Apple Dentist

$12/hr

Range: $11 - $13

2 salaries

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$11 - $13hourly
$11$13

Dental Assistant - Hourly

Signature Smiles

$13/hr

Range: $11 - $14

2 salaries

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$11 - $14hourly
$11$14

Dental Assistant - Hourly

KFC

$12/hr

Range: $12 - $13

1 employee salary or estimate

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$12 - $13hourly
$12$13

Dental Assistant - Hourly

UTHealth

$13/hr

Range: $12 - $13

1 employee salary or estimate

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$12 - $13hourly
$12$13

Dental Assistant

City of Houston

$29,923/yr

Range: $29K - $31K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$29K - $31K
$29K$31K

Dental Assistant - Hourly

Kool Smiles

$13/hr

Range: $12 - $13

1 employee salary or estimate

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$12 - $13hourly
$12$13

Dental Assistant

Harris County, Texas

$37,310/yr

Range: $36K - $39K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$36K - $39K
$36K$39K

Dental Assistant

Pima Medical Institute

$39,911/yr

Range: $38K - $41K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$38K - $41K
$38K$41K

Dental Assistant

Everest University Online

$33,883/yr

Range: $33K - $35K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$33K - $35K
$33K$35K

Dental Assistant

San Jacinto College

$31,281/yr

Range: $30K - $33K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$30K - $33K
$30K$33K
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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent dental assistant salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$22
hourly
An Orthodontic Dental Assistant reported making $22 per hour
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10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$24
hourly
A Dental Assistant reported making $24 per hour
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8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$18
hourly
A Dental Assistant reported making $18 per hour
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$15
hourly
A Dental Assistant reported making $15 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$12
hourly
A Dental Assistant reported making $12 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private