Washington Dental Assistant Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Dental Assistants in Washington

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Fast Facts for Dental Assistants in Washington

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Longview, Mount Vernon and Tacoma
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Bellingham, Wenatchee and Seattle
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Seattle, Tacoma and Spokane

Salaries for Dental Assistants in Washington

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Mount Vernon, Seattle and Olympia

Schools for Dental Assistants in Washington are listed below.

Selected Dental Assistant Schools in Washington

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  • Programs: Medical Assisting
  • Degrees: Certificate

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  • Programs: Diploma - Medical Administrative Assistant
  • Degrees: Diploma

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More Washington Dental Assistant Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Bates Technical College Tacoma Associate 5,463
Bellingham Technical College Bellingham Associate 2,896
Clover Park Technical College Lakewood Associate 9,829
Lake Washington Technical College Kirkland Associate 3,996
Pima Medical Institute Renton Renton Associate 290
Pima Medical Institute Seattle Seattle Associate 357
Renton Technical College Renton Associate 4,915
South Puget Sound Community College Olympia Associate 4,947
Spokane Community College Spokane Associate 6,961
Yakima Valley Community College Yakima Associate 4,354

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Dental Assistants

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


Bremerton 410 $40910 2.1
Silverdale 410 $40910 2.1
Bellingham 230 $39860 1.24
Longview 100 $40210 1.18
Mount Vernon 120 $39340 1.14
Anacortes 120 $39340 1.14
Kennewick 370 $39420 1.53
Richland 370 $39420 1.53
Olympia 440 $42510 1.86
Tumwater 440 $42510 1.86
Seattle 5670 $41370 1.33
Tacoma 5670 $41370 1.33
Bellevue 5670 $41370 1.33
Spokane 640 $38570 1.24
Spokane Valley 640 $38570 1.24
Walla Walla 50 $42340 0.85
Wenatchee 120 $37440 1.23
Yakima 320 $33340 1.59
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