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Fast Facts for Dental Assistants in Florida

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Punta Gorda, Sebastian and Fort Walton Beach
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Tallahassee, Port St. Lucie and Orlando
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Tampa, Miami and Orlando

Salaries for Dental Assistants in Florida

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Naples, Cape Coral and West Palm Beach

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  • Dental Assistant (10-Month diploma program)
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  • Train for the real-world skills that help you launch a successful technology or healthcare career with a degree, or diploma from Florida Career College.
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Hollywood
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  • Medical Assisting
  • Associate of Science in Health Science - Medical Assisting
  • Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
Programs
  • Dental Assisting with Expanded Functions
  • Medical Assisting - Diploma
  • Medical Assisting - Associate
  • Pursue your education with American College for Medical Careers.

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Orlando
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  • Dental Assistant - Diploma
  • Medical Assisting - Associates
  • Medical Assisting - Diploma
  • At Meridian College, our Admissions Representatives specialize in removing the roadblocks that lie between where you are, and where you dream of being. If you dream of a new career, contact us today.

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Sarasota
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  • Dental Assisting
  • Medical Assisting
  • At Fortis Institute, you may get the skills and training you need to prepare for a career.

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Port Saint Lucie
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  • Diploma - Medical Assistant
  • A.S. - Medical Assistant
  • Get in, get out, get ahead with Southern Technical College!

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

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Pompano Beach
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  • AS - Medical Assistant
  • DIP - Medical Assistant
  • Set your career in motion at Virginia College.

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Fort Pierce
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  • Medical Assistant - Associate Degree
  • Medical Assistant Technician - Diploma
  • Your rewarding career in Health Care, Technology, or Programming begins at Florida Technical College.
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Miami
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  • Medical Assisting
  • City College of Florida is focused on providing the best in business and career education.
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More Florida Dental Assistant Schools

Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Fern Park
Associate
381
Deland
Bachelor
105
Cocoa
Associate
14,496
Fort Lauderdale
Associate
31,730
Ocala
Associate
6,210
Daytona Beach
Bachelor
13,675
Fort Myers
Bachelor
11,369
Jacksonville
Bachelor
24,939
Hialeah
Bachelor
2,158
Panama City
Associate
5,758
Tampa
Associate
22,621
Fort Pierce
Bachelor
14,932
Niceville
Bachelor
7,043
Lake Worth
Associate
22,881
New Port Richey
Associate
8,065
Pensacola
Associate
10,728
Gainesville
Associate
14,824
Avon Park
Associate
2,787
Tallahassee
Associate
13,776

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Dental Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Florida. 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. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Gainesville 350 $39,130
Homosassa Springs 80 $35,400
Jacksonville 1450 $34,710
Cape Coral 560 $39,530
Fort Myers 560 $39,530
Crestview 170 $37,570
Fort Walton Beach 170 $37,570
Destin 170 $37,570
Deltona 470 $35,700
Daytona Beach 470 $35,700
Ormond Beach 470 $35,700
Orlando 2000 $35,690
Kissimmee 2000 $35,690
Sanford 2000 $35,690
Palm Bay 580 $33,370
Melbourne 580 $33,370
Titusville 580 $33,370
Panama City 130 $30,840
Pensacola 350 $37,310
Ferry Pass 350 $37,310
Brent 350 $37,310
Port St. Lucie 370 $37,900
Punta Gorda 140 $34,160
Lakeland 270 $33,840
Winter Haven 270 $33,840
Miami 5600 $33,460
Fort Lauderdale 5600 $33,460
West Palm Beach 5600 $33,460
Naples 260 $41,850
Immokalee 260 $41,850
Marco Island 260 $41,850
North Port 840 $38,590
Sarasota 840 $38,590
Bradenton 840 $38,590
Ocala 180 $30,420
Sebastian 90 $31,670
Vero Beach 90 $31,670
Sebring 70 $29,590
Tallahassee 280 $39,090
Tampa 2690 $34,970
St. Petersburg 2690 $34,970
Clearwater 2690 $34,970
The Villages 90 $35,110

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