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Fast Facts for Dental Assistants in Alabama

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Dothan, Gadsden and Auburn
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Montgomery, Decatur and Birmingham
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Birmingham, Huntsville and Mobile

Salaries for Dental Assistants in Alabama

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Anniston, Gadsden and Huntsville

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More Alabama Dental Assistant Schools

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2018-19, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Total Enrollment
Birmingham
Doctorate
21,923
Tanner
Associates
9,736
Bay Minette
Associates
7,419
Hanceville
Associates
5,057
Birmingham
Associates
3,274
Montgomery
Associates
1,855
Birmingham
Associates
383
Montgomery
N/A
337
Mobile
N/A
322
Huntsville
N/A
154

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.

2018 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Huntsville330 $33,200
Dothan110 $36,340
Mobile280 $30,470
Auburn-Opelika90 $31,160
Daphne-Fairhope-Foley220 $33,180
Montgomery280 $31,090
Anniston-Oxford-Jacksonville70 $34,780
Decatur100 $36,640
Florence-Muscle Shoals100 $31,890
Gadsden80 $36,510
Birmingham-Hoover780 $36,160
Tuscaloosa190 $33,240

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