Connecticut Dental Assistant Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Dental Assistants in Connecticut

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Fast Facts for Dental Assistants in Connecticut

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Waterbury, Danbury and Norwich
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: New Haven, Bridgeport and Hartford
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Hartford, Bridgeport and New Haven

Salaries for Dental Assistants in Connecticut

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: New Haven, Waterbury and Bridgeport

Schools for Dental Assistants in Connecticut are listed below.

Selected Dental Assistant Schools in Connecticut

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Give your career a boost with training with Lincoln College!

  • Programs: Dental Chairside Assistant, Certificate, Dental Hygiene, AS, Dental Hygiene, BS, more...
  • Degrees: Certificate, Associate, Bachelor
Porter and Chester Institute
Branford, Enfield, Stratford, Waterbury

Discover the Advantages of Porter and Chester . At Porter and Chester Institute, we’re serious about preparing you for career success.

  • Programs: Dental Assisting, Medical Assisting
  • Degrees: Diploma
American Institute
West Hartford

At American Institute, we believe you can become whatever you want to be, and we’re ready to help you get there.

  • Programs: Dental Assisting, Medical Assisting
  • Degrees: Certificate

Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: Medical Assisting
  • Degrees: Certificate

Jump into the exciting world of technology or medical services at Harris School.

  • Programs: Patient Care Technician Level 1, Professional Medical Assistant
  • Degrees: Certificate

Get hands-on training with Ridley-Lowell Business & Technical Institute. Our campuses in New York and Connecticut can help give you career training in a wide variety of fields.

  • Programs: Dental Assistant - Day, Medical Administrative Assistant - Eve, Medical Administrative Assistant - Day, more...
  • Degrees: Diploma
Branford Hall Career Institute
Branford, Southington, Windsor

Get the career you want at Branford Hall Career Institute.

  • Programs: Medical Assistant
  • Degrees: Certificate

Designed with the needs of working adult students in mind, South University, Online Programs is built on the similar curriculum offered at South University's campus locations. As a student at South University, Online Programs you will receive the same quality instruction, variety of learning options and level of service found at the campus locations.

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More Connecticut Dental Assistant Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Briarwood College Southington Bachelor 663
Tunxis Community College Farmington Associate 3,836

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Dental Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Connecticut. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Dental Assistants

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Dental Assistants relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Hartford 1390 $42870 1.03
West Hartford 1390 $42870 1.03
East Hartford 1390 $42870 1.03
New Haven 600 $38570 0.91
Waterbury 300 $36880 1.87
Bridgeport 890 $42090 0.91
Stamford 890 $42090 0.91
Norwalk 890 $42090 0.91
Danbury 270 $38250 1.47
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