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Fast Facts for Dental Assistants in Louisiana

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Monroe, New Orleans and Lafayette
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Lake Charles, Baton Rouge and Shreveport
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: New Orleans, Baton Rouge and Shreveport

Salaries for Dental Assistants in Louisiana

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: New Orleans, Shreveport and Monroe

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Beaumont
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Metairie
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  • Medical Office Assistant - Diploma
  • Medical Assisting - Associate in Occupational Studies
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Monroe
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  • Medical Assisting
  • At Fortis Institute, you may get the skills and training you need to prepare for a career.

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Baton Rouge
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More Louisiana 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
Baton Rouge
Associate
137
New Orleans
Doctorate & First Professional
2,234

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Dental Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Louisiana. 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
Alexandria 160 $29,420
Baton Rouge 750 $31,370
Hammond 90 $35,420
Houma 170 $26,870
Thibodaux 170 $26,870
Lafayette 360 $27,970
Lake Charles 280 $24,830
Monroe 250 $26,340
New Orleans 1320 $28,770
Metairie 1320 $28,770
Shreveport 360 $26,280
Bossier City 360 $26,280

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