Dental Laboratory Aid and Technician - Federal Salaries of 2016
Pay Rates for "Dental Laboratory Aid and Technician"How much does a Dental Laboratory Aid and Technician in the federal government get paid? $56,260.23* *Based on the 2016 average.
Dental Laboratory Aid and Technician was the 294th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2016, with 317 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.
In 2016, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Dental Laboratory Aid And Technician, with an average salary of $55,332.
Government Dental Laboratory Aid And Technician jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Dental Laboratory Aid And Technician job is GS-1, and the highest paygrade that can be attained within this job series is GS-9. Remember that the starting and maximum yearly pay listed above reflect base pay only - your actual salary will be higher based on the Locality Pay Adjustment for the area in which you work.
This occupation covers positions that involve technical work in the fabrication and repair of dental prosthetic appliances on prescription of a dentist. This work requires a technical knowledge of dental anatomy and skill in the use of dental laboratory materials and equipment.
Technical and Medical Support Positions encompass jobs that require specialized, practical knowledge and the ability to perform skilled tasked. However, these skills can often be learned on the job or through training when you are hired. In some cases, certifications are required to qualify. Additional education such as an Associate’s or Bachelor’s Degree will increase starting grade and lead to promotion. Typically promotions are given 1 grade at a time up to a maximum of GS-9.
Agencies that have hired a Dental Laboratory Aid and Technician
|Agency||Employees Hired||Average Salary|
|Veterans Health Administration||325||$55,331.68|
Dental Laboratory Aid and Technician Pay Distribution
The average pay for a Dental Laboratory Aid and Technician is $56,260.23. The highest paid Dental Laboratory Aid and Technician made $84,044 in 2016.
Common Dental Laboratory Aid and Technician Payscales
|Payscale||Number of Dental Laboratory Aid And Technician Employees|
|GS - General Schedule||317|
|Starting Paygrade:||$18,785.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-1, Step 1|
|Maximum Paygrade:||$57,015.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-9, Step 10|
|Category:||Technical and Medical Support|
|Occupation Family:||0600 MEDICAL, HOSPITAL, DENTAL, AND PUBLIC HEALTH GROUP|
Other Jobs at the GS-1 Paygrade
GS-1 is the starting paygrade for Dental Laboratory Aid and Technician jobs. Here are some other Federal Government jobs that can be held by employees at the GS-1 paygrade.
|Occupation||Occupation Category||Starting Paygrade||Maximum Paygrade|
|Pharmacy Technician||Technical and Medical Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Mail and File||Clerical and Administrative Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Physical Science Technician||Technical and Medical Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Purchasing||Clerical and Administrative Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Respiratory Therapist||Technical and Medical Support||GS-1||GS-9|
Average Dental Laboratory Aid And Technician Pay Trend from 2004 to 2016
In 2004, the average pay for a Dental Laboratory Aid and Technician was $46,834. Since then, the average pay has increased to $56,260 in 2016.
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