How much does a Dental Assistant make in Florida? The average Dental Assistant salary in Florida is $37,509 as of February 26, 2021, but the range typically falls between $33,266 and $41,624. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

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Job Description for Dental Assistant

Dental Assistant assists with dental surgical and other procedures under the direct supervision of a dentist. Prepares patient and arranges instruments and supplies used for procedures. Being a Dental Assistant hands instruments to the dentist and helps during treatment. Ensures all instruments are sterile and follows infection control protocols. Additionally, Dental Assistant records treatment notes and updates patient records. May take and process x-rays. May require an associate degree in dental assisting or equivalent. Has Basic Life Support (BLS) and depending on state, may have licensing requirement. Typically reports to a dentist. The Dental Assistant works under moderate supervision. Gaining or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. To be a Dental Assistant typically requires 1-3 years of related experience, or may need 0 years of experience with additional specialized training and/or certification. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)...View full job description

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Coconut Creek, FL Avg. Salary $38,343 Date Updated February 26, 2021
Location Alachua, FL Avg. Salary $35,879 Date Updated February 26, 2021
Location Alford, FL Avg. Salary $34,568 Date Updated February 26, 2021
Location Altamonte Springs, FL Avg. Salary $37,561 Date Updated February 26, 2021
Location Altha, FL Avg. Salary $35,071 Date Updated February 26, 2021
Location Altoona, FL Avg. Salary $36,389 Date Updated February 26, 2021
Location Alturas, FL Avg. Salary $37,345 Date Updated February 26, 2021
Location Alva, FL Avg. Salary $36,604 Date Updated February 26, 2021
Location Anna Maria, FL Avg. Salary $37,305 Date Updated February 26, 2021
Location Anthony, FL Avg. Salary $35,689 Date Updated February 26, 2021

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