dcsimg

Dental Assistants picture    Dental Assistants image

Fast Facts for Dental Assistants in Iowa

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Iowa City, Dubuque and Sioux City
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Ames, Des Moines and Cedar Rapids
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Des Moines, Davenport and Cedar Rapids

Salaries for Dental Assistants in Iowa

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Ames, Cedar Rapids and Des Moines

These schools offer particularly quick info upon request, and we have written detailed profiles for each (click school names to see the profiles). Request info from multiple schools, by clicking the Request Info links.
 
Results:  10
Matching School Ads
Programs
  • 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
  • Medical Assistant
  • Get allied health training with Ross Medical Education Center.
camnpus icon
Bettendorf
Request Info
Programs
  • Veterinary Assistant
  • At Animal Behavior College (ABC), we're dedicated to helping animal lovers pursue animal careers.

Programs
  • Healthcare Management (BS)
  • 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.
Programs
  • Veterinary Technician (Associate)
  • Penn Foster College

    Penn Foster College offers a complete learning experience for busy adults looking to advance their education around their schedule. With Penn Foster College, you can earn your degree or undergraduate certificate online and at a pace that’s right for you.

Programs
  • Master of Public Administration in Healthcare Policy & Ethics
  • Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose.
Programs
  • Master of Science in Nursing
  • For over 35 years, Keiser University has maintained a practical, hands-on approach to career education to help our students achieve their personal and professional goals. 

Programs
  • Master of Healthcare Administration
  • Grantham University's 100% accredited online degrees are convenient, portable and designed so you can fit education into your life instead of arranging life around your education.

Programs
  • Doctor of Education - Nursing Education
  • Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

Programs
  • Master of Science in Healthcare Management
  • Change the World with American University

    Be a part of something bigger than yourself.

More Iowa 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
Ankeny
Associate
18,320
Davenport
Associate
7,329
Waterloo
Associate
5,725
Council Bluffs
Associate
5,300
Cedar Rapids
Associate
15,091
Marshalltown
Associate
1,701
Calmar
Associate
4,810
Sioux City
Associate
5,191

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Dental Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Iowa. 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
Ames 90 $42,850
Iowa City 290 $37,580
Cedar Rapids 290 $43,420
Des Moines 710 $40,520
West Des Moines 710 $40,520
Dubuque 170 $34,580
Waterloo 220 $31,450
Cedar Falls 220 $31,450

Career and College Resources

Real-World Career Reports
Career References and Original Articles
College Directories and Lists
Back to Top