How much does a Dental Assistant make in Michigan? The average Dental Assistant salary in Michigan is $39,734 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $35,241 and $44,093. 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% $35,241 10% $31,150 90% $48,062 75% $44,093 $39,734 50%(Median)
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Dental Assistant

THE LEE CENTER FOR FAMILY & COSMETIC DENTISTRY - Ann Arbor, MI

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Maryann Griffith, DDS, PLLC - Ann Arbor, MI

Dental Assistant

Robert Dipilla, DDS - Birmingham, MI

Dental Assistant

Birmingham Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Dr. Johnathon Anderson, DDS - Birmingham, 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 $40,318 Date Updated May 27, 2021
Location Acme, MI Avg. Salary $37,377 Date Updated May 27, 2021
Location Ada, MI Avg. Salary $38,504 Date Updated May 27, 2021
Location Addison, MI Avg. Salary $40,121 Date Updated May 27, 2021
Location Adrian, MI Avg. Salary $39,452 Date Updated May 27, 2021
Location Afton, MI Avg. Salary $36,892 Date Updated May 27, 2021
Location Ahmeek, MI Avg. Salary $37,535 Date Updated May 27, 2021
Location Akron, MI Avg. Salary $36,934 Date Updated May 27, 2021
Location Alanson, MI Avg. Salary $36,892 Date Updated May 27, 2021
Location Alba, MI Avg. Salary $36,892 Date Updated May 27, 2021

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