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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

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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

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