Missouri Dental Assistant Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Dental Assistants in Missouri

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Fast Facts for Dental Assistants in Missouri

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: St. Joseph, Columbia and Springfield
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Joplin, Kansas City and St. Louis
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: St. Louis, Kansas City and Springfield

Salaries for Dental Assistants in Missouri

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: St. Louis, Kansas City and Springfield

Schools for Dental Assistants in Missouri are listed below.

Selected Dental Assistant Schools in Missouri

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More Missouri Dental Assistant Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Metropolitan Community College-Penn Valley Kansas City Associate 4,540
Midwest Institute Kirkwood Associate 142
Ozarks Technical Community College Springfield Associate 10,250
Saint Louis Community College-Forest Park Saint Louis Associate 7,230

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Dental Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Missouri. 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


Jefferson City 120 $33900 0.73
Columbia 260 $35280 1.21
Joplin 180 $32880 0.98
Springfield 510 $34320 1.12
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