Dental Nurse Salary

The average salary for a Dental Nurse in the UK is:


Job profile for a Dental Nurse

chairside assistance to a dentist including computer data input instrument sterilisation mixing materials stock management and ordering paperwork and care of patients

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Dental Nurse Salary Comparison

In 2008, the average salary for this job was £17,334.

The average salary in 2009 was £27,474, based on 32 respondents (a difference of 58% from the 2008 figure.

The average salary in 2010 was £14,679, based on 61 respondents (a difference of -87% from the 2009 figure.

The average salary in 2011 was £20,363, based on 49 respondents (a difference of 39% from the 2010 figure.

The average salary in 2012 was £20,110, based on 42 respondents (a difference of -1% from the 2011 figure.

The median salary for a Dental Nurse based on all salary survey responses is: £16,000

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About the Salary Survey Data in this survey is based on over 368,000 individual salary records. The date period for which job information was gathered varies, but is usually between 2008 - 2012. For precise date related information, custom reports may be ordered with greater granularity. Working 8 hours a day, 250 days of the year, the data suggests the hourly rate for Dental Nurse is £9.96.

Assorted Dental Nurse Salary Information

£20,000South East9-June-16
£20,000South West9-June-16
£21,000Yorkshire and North East15-January-15
£20,000Yorkshire and North East15-January-15
£18,000North West16-October-14
Chart to the right shows ten most recent raw datapoints. Outlying points may be discarded.
Graph of Dental Nurse salary data

Dental Nurse Salary By UK Region

£16,960North West
£14,620Yorkshire and North East
£18,489South East
£15,780South West
£13,260Northern Ireland
£13,943East of England

With regard to age and impact on salary for a Dental Nurse, a statistical average weighting (that is based on how salary varies by age and not for a specific job which may vary considerably) suggests these figures: £14,944 for a worker in their 20s, £19,527 (30s), £23,113 (40s) and £23,113 (50s).
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The average salary figure above for a Dental Nurse is considered highly likely to be representative of the UK market average due to the high number of respondents who had this exact job title.

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