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Fast Facts for Dental Assistants in Pennsylvania

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Johnstown, Scranton and State College
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Pittsburgh, Philadelphia and Williamsport
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and Allentown

Salaries for Dental Assistants in Pennsylvania

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Philadelphia, Lancaster and Lebanon

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Allentown
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  • Medical Assisting
  • Associate of Science in Health Science - Medical Assisting
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  • Dental Assistant - Associate in Specialized Technology
  • Medical Assisting - Associate in Specialized Business
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Reading
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  • Dental Assistant
  • Medical Assistant
  • Jump into the exciting world of technology or medical services at Harris School.
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Upper Darby
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  • Expanded Functions Dental Assistant
  • Medical Assistant
  • At Fortis Institute, you may get the skills and training you need to prepare for a career.

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    Please call on  844-252-4552 to talk to a respresentative.

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Scranton
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  • Medical Assisting
  • Medical Office Assistant
  • Take the fast track to your future at Elmira Business Institute!

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Vestal
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  • AAS in Medical Assistant
  • Certificate in Medical Assistant
  • The Berkeley Advantage®is part of a proven approach to career-focused education that can help students prepare for success.

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Dover
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  • Medical Assisting - Associate in Specialized Business
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Allentown
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  • Medical Assisting-Associates
  • Earn your degree and achieve your career goals at Central Penn College.
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  • Nurse Aide
  • Prepare for a rewarding cosmetology career at Jolie Hair and Beauty Academy.
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Wilkes Barre
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More Pennsylvania 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
Johnstown
Associate
248
Bryn Mawr
Associate
947
Harrisburg
Associate
9,774
Nanticoke
Associate
6,323
Jenkintown
Associate
982
Youngwood
Associate
6,239

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Dental Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Pennsylvania. 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
Altoona 110 $31,350
Gettysburg 110 $31,790
Harrisburg 570 $34,690
Carlisle 570 $34,690
Bloomsburg 90 $29,600
Berwick 90 $29,600
Johnstown 90 $25,830
Chambersburg 130 $34,160
Waynesboro 130 $34,160
East Stroudsburg N/A $32,130
Erie 250 $27,810
Pittsburgh 2090 $34,280
Reading 440 $34,010
Lancaster 530 $40,750
Lebanon 90 $30,260
Scranton 630 $32,640
Wilkes 630 $32,640
Barre 630 $32,640
Hazleton 630 $32,640
State College 140 $31,300
Williamsport 90 $30,990
York 350 $31,790
Hanover 350 $31,790

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