How much does a Dental Assistant make in Michigan? The average Dental Assistant salary in Michigan is $39,809 as of June 28, 2021, but the range typically falls between $35,307 and $44,173. 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.

Based on HR-reported data: a national average with a geographic differential
25% $35,307 10% $31,207 90% $48,147 75% $44,173 $39,809 50%(Median)
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Registered Dental Assistant ( RDA )

James D. Thomas, DDS, PC - Cass City, MI

Dental Assistant

Dentist 4 Life- Mark DeVuyst DDS - Clinton Township, MI

Chairside Dental Assistant

James C. Komendera D.D.S. P.C. - Lake Orion, MI

Dental Assistant

Anchor Bay Dental Associates - New Baltimore, MI

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 Taylor, MI Avg. Salary $40,394 Date Updated June 28, 2021
Location Acme, MI Avg. Salary $37,448 Date Updated June 28, 2021
Location Ada, MI Avg. Salary $38,576 Date Updated June 28, 2021
Location Addison, MI Avg. Salary $40,197 Date Updated June 28, 2021
Location Adrian, MI Avg. Salary $39,527 Date Updated June 28, 2021
Location Afton, MI Avg. Salary $36,961 Date Updated June 28, 2021
Location Ahmeek, MI Avg. Salary $37,605 Date Updated June 28, 2021
Location Akron, MI Avg. Salary $37,004 Date Updated June 28, 2021
Location Alanson, MI Avg. Salary $36,961 Date Updated June 28, 2021
Location Alba, MI Avg. Salary $36,961 Date Updated June 28, 2021

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