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Fast Facts for Dental Assistants in Virginia

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Charlottesville, Danville and Harrisonburg
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Roanoke, Blacksburg and Richmond
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Virginia Beach, Richmond and Charlottesville

Salaries for Dental Assistants in Virginia

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Roanoke, Blacksburg and Richmond

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Newport News
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Norfolk
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Richmond
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  • Medical Assisting - Associate of Occupational Science
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More Virginia 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
Norfolk
Associate
283
Richmond
Associate
12,557
Wytheville
Associate
3,072

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Dental Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Virginia. 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
Blacksburg 80 $30,710
Christiansburg 80 $30,710
Radford 80 $30,710
Harrisonburg 150 $41,780
Charlottesville 220 $37,880
Richmond 1010 $38,570
Roanoke 340 $35,390
Lynchburg 230 $34,190
Staunton 120 $37,070
Waynesboro 120 $37,070

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