Orthodontic Assistant

Orthodontic Assistant Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$42,000
$27,000
Min 10%
$42,000
Median 50%
$65,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Heartland Dental
Highest Paying City
Greensboro, NC
Highest Paying State
District of Columbia
Average Experience Level
4.5 years
How much does an orthodontic assistant make?
The national average salary for an Orthodontic Assistant in the United States is $42,470 per year or $20.42 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $27,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $65,000. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Orthodontic Assistants are Professional companies and Health Care companies. The top 5 states when it comes to Orthodontic Assistant salaries are District of Columbia, Virginia, North Carolina, Maryland, and South Carolina. Most Orthodontic Assistants spend 4.5 years in the position.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Assistant
$63,975

Average Orthodontic Assistant Salary By Location

Orthodontic Assistants in the United States of America make on average $42,470 a year or $20.42 per hour. Orthodontic Assistants make the most in Greensboro, NC at about $79,717 per year. Even an entry-level Orthodontic Assistant makes $36,000 per year in Greensboro, NC. The highest earning states when it comes to Orthodontic Assistant salaries are District of Columbia, Virginia, North Carolina, Maryland, and South Carolina. The lowest earning states are Arizona, Idaho, California, Nevada, and Utah.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Greensboro, NC
$79,717
2
Knoxville, TN
$66,906
3
Glen Burnie, MD
$66,335
4
Columbia, SC
$64,994
5
Alpharetta, GA
$61,432

Average Orthodontic Assistant Salary By Company

Orthodontic Assistants can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Most Orthodontic Assistant jobs are in Professional companies and Professional companies. Heartland Dental and American Dental Partners are the highest paying companies. In addition, companies like Dental Care Alliance and University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center report highly competitive salaries for Orthodontic Assistants.

Recently Added Orthodontic Assistant Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Johns Hopkins University
Orthodontic Assistant
11/13/2019
$33,935
Comfort Dental Braces
Orthodontic Assistant
10/31/2019
$41,740
Randstad
Orthodontic Assistant
10/17/2019
$41,740
Peak Dental Services
Orthodontic Assistant
10/02/2019
$39,653
Comfort Dental Braces
Orthodontic Assistant
09/30/2019
$41,740
Smilebuilderz
Orthodontic Assistant
06/09/2019
$41,740
Smilebuilderz
Orthodontic Assistant
06/09/2019
$41,740