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Careers at CDA

At CDA, you will be part of a mission-based organization that helps dentists, their profession and their patients.

Do work that matters

The California Dental Association is a membership-based organization that has served dentists since 1870. Our employees bring the best from a variety of disciplines and work together to support dental professionals, patients, the public and each other. 

Employee Benefits

See for yourself why CDA was recognized as a Best Places to Work in the Sacramento Region in 2022 and 2023:

22 days of PTO, 12 paid holidays, and a winter holiday closure

Paths to learn and lead through professional development courses

Financial Health

Competitive compensation, 401(k) plans, and safe harbor contributions

Medical, dental and vision, FSA accounts, well-being program

Staff events, volunteer opportunities and a collaborative culture

Hybrid Work Location

Flexible and convenient remote options, plus helpful tech and stipends

We are CDA

With a heritage of more than 150 years, the California Dental Association has become a leader in oral health throughout our state and the country. Today, we continue to support, educate and advocate for our community of 27,000+ dentists through our family of companies, which include CDA, The Dentists Insurance Company (TDIC), TDIC Insurance Solutions, Rotunda Partners and the CDA Foundation. Unique talents come together in a diverse, collaborative work environment fueled by new ideas. As our organization continues to innovate and grow, we invite you to be a part of what’s next.

CDA is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and providing a safe work environment. CDA does not tolerate discrimination or harassment and all employment decisions are based on job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, ancestry, citizenship status, mental or physical disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, veteran or military status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please contact us at humanresources@cda.org

Where We Work

While CDA offers remote and hybrid work options, our headquarters in downtown Sacramento, are at a convenient location with amazing views, in the midst of great places to eat or shop and minutes from the state Capitol.

Join our team!

Our purpose is to inspire employees to learn, grow and take on new opportunities in the organization. Be a part of one of the Best Places to Work!