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Fast Facts for Dental Assistants in North Carolina

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Jacksonville, Fayetteville and Rocky Mount
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Greensboro, Charlotte and Raleigh
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Charlotte, Raleigh and Durham

Salaries for Dental Assistants in North Carolina

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Raleigh, Durham and Goldsboro

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  • Associate of Science in Medical Assisting Science
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More North Carolina 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
Graham
Associate
3,925
Asheville
Associate
6,408
Wilmington
Associate
7,570
Sanford
Associate
4,603
Charlotte
Associate
18,052
Jacksonville
Associate
4,349
Durham
Associate
5,170
Fayetteville
Associate
9,063
Winston Salem
Associate
7,276
Jamestown
Associate
10,571
Williamston
Associate
755
Troy
Associate
954
Salisbury
Associate
5,158
Chapel Hill
Doctorate & First Professional
28,136
Raleigh
Associate
12,238
Goldsboro
Associate
2,988
Morganton
Associate
2,448
Wilkesboro
Associate
2,476

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Dental Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for North Carolina. 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
Asheville 440 $38,270
Fayetteville 460 $35,920
Goldsboro 80 $38,030
Greensboro 660 $36,360
High Point 660 $36,360
Greenville 200 $36,140
Hickory 270 $36,490
Lenoir 270 $36,490
Morganton 270 $36,490
Jacksonville 140 $35,330
Burlington 90 $38,250
Durham 730 $41,300
Chapel Hill 730 $41,300
Raleigh 1410 $41,520
Rocky Mount 110 $37,200
New Bern 130 $37,090
Wilmington 380 $29,970
Winston 560 $36,780
Salem 560 $36,780

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