Dental Assistant Salary in San Francisco, California

To get your salary data, use the search bar below or browse by job, city, or state.
loading...

Job title is required

loading...

Job location is required.

Average Salary for Dental Assistant in San Francisco, California

The average salary of a(n) Dental Assistant in San Francisco, California is $51,187.

The average hourly rate of a(n) Dental Assistant in San Francisco, California is $24.61.

The average bonus of a(n) Dental Assistant in San Francisco, California is $839.00.

Job Description:

Assists Dentist during examination and treatment of patients. Prepares patient, sterilizes and disinfects instruments, sets up instrument trays, and prepares materials. Takes and records medical and dental histories and vital signs of patient. Exposes dental diagnostic x-rays. Makes preliminary impressions for study casts and occlusal registrations for mounting study casts. Pours, trims, and polishes study casts, fabricates custom impression trays from preliminary impressions, cleans and polishes removable appliances, and fabricates temporary restorations. Assists Dentist in management of medical and dental emergencies. Instructs patients in oral hygiene and plaque control programs. Provides postoperative instructions prescribed by dentist. Records treatment information in patient records. May apply protective coating of fluoride to teeth. May schedule appointments, prepare bills and receive payment for dental services, complete insurance forms, and maintain clerical records. Less

Assists Dentist during examination and treatment of patients. Prepares patient, sterilizes and disinfects instruments, sets up instrument trays, and prepares materials. Takes and records medical and dental histories and vital signs of patient. Exposes dental diagnostic x-rays. Makes preliminary impressions... More

How helpful is this page?

Are you a(n) Dental Assistant?

Get a more personalized salary report now. Get Report

Average Salaries for Similar Jobs in San Francisco, California

Job Openings by Indeed job search

Results for Dental Assistant in San Francisco, California

Dental Assistant - San Francisco, CA

Modern Dentistry

Our long-time dental assistant is realizing her dream of going to dental hygiene school. In an experienced dental assistant, we are looking for someone who is...

View job on Indeed.com

Dental Assistant - San Francisco, CA

Niloufer Hamsayeh, DDS

We are looking for a friendly, reliable, competent, highly motivated and professional dental assistant (RDA or DA) to join our team....

View job on Indeed.com

Dental Laboratory Assistant - San Francisco, CA

University of California San Francisco

Two years’ experience as a dental assistant. The Dental Laboratory Assistant position is part of the School of Dentistry Dental Center....

View job on Indeed.com

Dental Administrative Assistant - San Francisco, CA

South San Francisco Dental Care

From a successful and growing dental office. Gain valuable skills and knowledge as *Dental Administrative Assistant*....

View job on Indeed.com

Sterilization Technician/Dental Assistant - San Francisco, CA

Native American Health Center

Dental Assistant (LRDA). Dental Assistant duties in both the Dental and Pediatric Dental Clinics. Enter patient data and dental chart information into...

View job on Indeed.com

Discover How Much You
Should Be Paid

Work in Compensation or HR?    x