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What is the Average Salary for Dental Assistants in New Mexico?

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How much does a Dental Assistant make in New Mexico? The average Dental Assistant salary in New Mexico is $39,610 ( $19.04 per hour) as of 2023, but the range typically falls between $36,040 and $44,690. Dental Assistant salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, as well as years of experience.

Average Dental Assistant salary for New Mexico

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Average Dental Assistant salary by metro-area

CityEmployed Dental AssistantsAverage Hourly WageAverage Annual Salary
Albuquerque, NM970$19.03$39,570
Farmington, NM150$19.22$39,970
Las Cruces, NM180$17.66$36,730
Santa Fe, NM170$20.46$42,550

All data above was collected by the Bureau of Labor Statistics and is updated as of May 2023.