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2021 Wisconsin Dental Assistants Salary Guide

Perform limited clinical duties under the direction of a dentist. Clinical duties may include equipment preparation and sterilization, preparing patients for treatment, assisting the dentist during treatment, and providing patients with instructions for oral healthcare procedures. May perform administrative duties such as scheduling appointments, maintaining medical records, billing, and coding information for insurance purposes.

Wisconsin Dental Assistants Salary 2021

Salary

$39.8K

Growth

7%

Bright Outlook

Bright

Green

No

How Much Do Dental Assistants Make in Wisconsin 2021?

Percentile 10% 25% 50% (Median) 75% 90%
Annual Wage $30,320 $34,780 $39,810 $47,370 $52,690
Hourly Wage $14.58 $16.72 $19.14 $22.77 $25.33

How Much Do Dental Assistants Make in Wisconsin 2021?

Percentile
10%
25%
50% (Median)
75%
90%
Annual Wage
$30,320
$34,780
$39,810
$47,370
$52,690
Hourly Wage
$14.58
$16.72
$19.14
$22.77
$25.33

What Do Dental Assistants Do?

Perform limited clinical duties under the direction of a dentist. Clinical duties may include equipment preparation and sterilization, preparing patients for treatment, assisting the dentist during treatment, and providing patients with instructions for oral healthcare procedures. May perform administrative duties such as scheduling appointments, maintaining medical records, billing, and coding information for insurance purposes.

Also known as:

Certified Dental Assistant (CDA), Certified Registered Dental Assistant, Dental Assistant (DA), Expanded Duty Dental Assistant (EDDA), Expanded Function Dental Assistant, Oral Surgery Assistant, Orthodontic Assistant (Ortho Assistant), Registered Dental Assistant (RDA), Surgical Dental Assistant

  • Assist practitioners to perform medical procedures.
  • Clean medical equipment.
  • Prepare medical instruments or equipment for use.
  • Maintain medical records.
  • Operate medical equipment.
  • Record vital statistics or other health information.
  • Interview patients to gather medical information.
  • Assist practitioners to perform medical procedures.
  • Explain technical medical information to patients.
  • Teach medical procedures or medical equipment use to patients.
  • Administer basic health care or medical treatments.
  • Inventory medical supplies or equipment.
  • Fit patients for assistive devices.
  • Make patient-assistive devices or device models.
  • Make patient-assistive devices or device models.
  • Schedule patient procedures or appointments.
  • Process medical billing information.
  • Maintain medical records.
  • Make patient-assistive devices or device models.
  • Make patient-assistive devices or device models.
  • Administer basic health care or medical treatments.
  • Clean medical equipment.

Dental Assistants Job Outlook in Wisconsin

Location 2019 Employment 2029 Employment Percent change Annual projected job openings
Wisconsin 5,930 6,360 7% 730
United States 354,600 378,000 7% 39,000

Dental Assistants Job Outlook in Wisconsin

Location
2019 Employment
2029 Employment
Percent change
Annual projected job openings
Wisconsin
5,930
6,360
7%
730
United States
354,600
378,000
7%
39,000

Dental Assistants Schooling & Experience

  • Postsecondary certificate
  • No work experience
  • No on-the-job training

Dental Assistants Schools in Wisconsin

School Program Name Location Length / Graduates
Blackhawk Technical College Dental Assisting/Assistant Janesville, WI At least one but less than two years: 17
Chippewa Valley Technical College Dental Assisting/Assistant Eau Claire, WI Less than one year: 19
Fox Valley Technical College Dental Assisting/Assistant Appleton, WI At least one but less than two years: 37
Gateway Technical College Dental Assisting/Assistant Kenosha, WI At least one but less than two years: 17
Lakeshore Technical College Dental Assisting/Assistant Cleveland, WI Less than one year: 18
Madison Area Technical College Dental Assisting/Assistant Madison, WI Less than one year: 47
Milwaukee Area Technical College Dental Assisting/Assistant Milwaukee, WI Less than one year: 34
Milwaukee Career College Dental Assisting/Assistant Milwaukee, WI Less than one year: 21
Northcentral Technical College Dental Assisting/Assistant Wausau, WI Less than one year: 10
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College Dental Assisting/Assistant Green Bay, WI At least one but less than two years: 26

Dental Assistants Schools in Wisconsin

School
Program Name
Location
Length / Graduates
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Janesville, WI
At least one but less than two years: 17
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Eau Claire, WI
Less than one year: 19
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Appleton, WI
At least one but less than two years: 37
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Kenosha, WI
At least one but less than two years: 17
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Cleveland, WI
Less than one year: 18
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Madison, WI
Less than one year: 47
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Milwaukee, WI
Less than one year: 34
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Milwaukee, WI
Less than one year: 21
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Wausau, WI
Less than one year: 10
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Green Bay, WI
At least one but less than two years: 26

Dental Assistants Jobs in Wisconsin.

Job Title Company Location Date Posted Federal Contractor
Account Manager BrightStar Care Onalaska, Wisconsin 09/23/2021 No
Accounting Process Technician KOHLER CO KOHLER, Wisconsin 09/23/2021 No
Administrative Assistant - Part Time - St. Rafael School Seton Catholic Schools Milwaukee, Wisconsin 09/24/2021 No
Administrative Support Specialist J. J. KELLER & ASSOCIATES, INC. NEENAH, Wisconsin 09/23/2021 No
Adult Caregiver The MENTOR Network Bloomer, Wisconsin 09/23/2021 Yes
Aerial Lineman - Oak Creek, WI Dycom Oak Creek, Wisconsin 09/23/2021 Yes
Apparel Outfitter Cabela's Sun Prairie, Wisconsin 09/23/2021 No
Assembly Manager J W SPEAKER CORP GERMANTOWN, Wisconsin 09/23/2021 No
Assistant Director of Nursing - Full-Time 1st Shift North Shore Healthcare Port Washington, Wisconsin 09/23/2021 No
Assistant Manager OctaPharma Plasma Kenosha, Wisconsin 09/23/2021 No

Dental Assistants Jobs in Wisconsin.

281 Wisconsin

Company

North Shore Healthcare Anthem, Inc. McDonald's BrightStar Care Burlington Best Buy National Vision Allied Universal Ascension Health EY KOHLER CO Cabela's Chesapeake Hospitality Dairyland Power Cooperative Genesis Healthcare The MENTOR Network Black & Veatch CIOX Health Talent Acquisition Croell Inc. Guidehouse HELLERMANNTYTON CORP SNAP-ON ENGINEERING SERVICES CO Techtronic Industries North America, Inc. VEOLIA ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES NA verizon A Place For Mom Affordable Care Aimbridge Hospitality American Foods Group, LLC Brookdale Senior Living CIOX HEALTH COMPEER FINANCIAL Cummins Inc. Evergreen Retirement Community FAMILY HEALTH/LA CLINICA Immucor, Inc. KRAEMER NORTH AMERICA LLC Oconomowoc Residential Programs OctaPharma Plasma SEEK CAREERS/STAFFING INC ACELERO LEARNING AHLSTROM-MUNKSJO ANNE E SIEGRIST DDS SC ARTISAN ASSISTED LIVING - MIDDLETON ASSOCIATED MILK PRODUCERS INC. Actalent Aerotek Arrow Electronics Aston Carter BENELYNK BRADLEY CORP - MENOMONEE FALLS CGI Technologies and Solutions, Inc. CNH Industrial CROWN BEVERAGE PACKAGING INC Cadence Education Cemstone Chipotle Mexican Grill Dycom FEDERAL EXPRESS CORP FROEDTERT HEALTH, INC Fiserv Good Samaritan Society House of Blues Huron Consulting Group J W SPEAKER CORP J. J. KELLER & ASSOCIATES, INC. KOCH INDUSTRIES INC KOHLER CREDIT UNION KRUEGER BEARINGS INC Kelly Services Live Nation MARQUETTE UNIVERSITY MCW: SARGEANT HEALTH CENTER MODINE MANUFACTURING COMPANY MSA Professional Services, Inc ManpowerGroup Medxcel Facilities Management Michels Corp PAYNE & DOLAN INC Packer City & UP International Trucks Partners In Excellence Ricoh Americas Corporation SAS RETAIL MERCHANDISING SAUK PRAIRIE HEALTHCARE SCHREIBER FOODS INC SONEPAR USA INC STANG DECISION SYSTEMS Seton Catholic Schools Sodexo Stanley Acess Technologies THE PFISTER HOTEL TVG-MEDULLA LLC The Auto Club Group Titan Security Group Trachte, LLC Tradehome Shoes UMB Bank UNITED NATURAL FOODS INC VIVENT HEALTH WESTCENTRAL WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT B WPS Health Solutions Wireless Advocates
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Job Title
Company
Location
Date Posted
Federal Contractor
BrightStar Care
Onalaska, Wisconsin
09/23/2021
No
KOHLER CO
KOHLER, Wisconsin
09/23/2021
No
Seton Catholic Schools
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
09/24/2021
No
J. J. KELLER & ASSOCIATES, INC.
NEENAH, Wisconsin
09/23/2021
No
The MENTOR Network
Bloomer, Wisconsin
09/23/2021
Yes
Dycom
Oak Creek, Wisconsin
09/23/2021
Yes
Cabela's
Sun Prairie, Wisconsin
09/23/2021
No
J W SPEAKER CORP
GERMANTOWN, Wisconsin
09/23/2021
No
North Shore Healthcare
Port Washington, Wisconsin
09/23/2021
No
OctaPharma Plasma
Kenosha, Wisconsin
09/23/2021
No

Dental Assistants Salary Guide 2021

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