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How much do dental assistants make?

Hi if you are a dental assistant, or know someone who is typically how much did you make starting out? now? I am thinking about going to school for this.

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Asked by Anonymous at 1:26 PM on Dec. 31, 2009 in Money & Work

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  • it really depends on the doctor. some range from 9.50 to 25 an hour. they all payy differntly from experience.

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:28 PM on Dec. 31, 2009

  • My cousin has always made around $15 it hasn't really changed in like 4 years

    Answer by stummegirl at 1:37 PM on Dec. 31, 2009

  • The real money is in working with a specialist (ortho, endo, pedo or oral surgeon). Also the area where you work in will determine how much you make. Lotsa luck!

    Answer by dbrooks91 at 4:13 AM on Jan. 1, 2010

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