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.