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Fast Facts for Dental Assistants in Texas

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Lubbock, Sherman and San Angelo
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Laredo, Victoria and McAllen
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Houston, Dallas and San Antonio

Salaries for Dental Assistants in Texas

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Austin, Dallas and Fort Worth

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More Texas 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
Amarillo
Associate
10,387
Corpus Christi
Associate
11,167
El Paso
Associate
25,023
Denison
Associate
3,811
Houston
Associate
43,518
Orange
Associate
2,005
Baytown
Associate
5,856
San Antonio
Associate
19,819
Big Spring
Associate
119
Fort Worth
Associate
37,948
Harlingen
Associate
4,957
Waco
Associate
4,210
San Antonio
Doctorate & First Professional
2,868

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Dental Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Texas. 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
Abilene 170 $33,790
Amarillo 310 $35,290
Austin 2340 $39,770
Round Rock 2340 $39,770
Houston 6700 $35,400
The Woodlands 6700 $35,400
Sugar Land 6700 $35,400
Beaumont 300 $32,920
Port Arthur 300 $32,920
Brownsville 310 $36,410
Harlingen 310 $36,410
College Station 160 $30,530
Bryan 160 $30,530
Corpus Christi 320 $30,420
Dallas 7640 $36,740
Fort Worth 7640 $36,740
Arlington 7640 $36,740
El Paso 710 $26,230
San Angelo 100 $29,700
San Antonio 3010 $30,560
New Braunfels 3010 $30,560
Laredo 160 $31,580
Longview 290 $32,500
Lubbock 350 $30,470
McAllen 460 $26,750
Edinburg 460 $26,750
Mission 460 $26,750
Midland 80 $32,560
Killeen 310 $35,230
Temple 310 $35,230
Odessa 200 $30,910
Sherman 120 $30,820
Denison 120 $30,820
Tyler 340 $32,420
Victoria 110 $32,080
Waco 180 $31,830
Wichita Falls 100 $32,220

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