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Fast Facts for Dental Assistants in Florida

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Punta Gorda, Sebastian and Fort Walton Beach
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Tallahassee, Port St. Lucie and Orlando
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Tampa, Miami and Orlando

Salaries for Dental Assistants in Florida

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Naples, Cape Coral and West Palm Beach

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.

2019 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2018-28 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics,

Metro Area
Annual Median Salary
Cape Coral-Fort Myers500$42,470
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach6720$39,180
Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach470$36,000
Lakeland-Winter Haven480$37,190
Panama City150$32,040
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater3030$41,380
Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin260N/A
Sebastian-Vero Beach160$38,430
The Villages90$42,670
Homosassa Springs100$39,020
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville720$36,090
Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent430$38,210
Port St. Lucie330$40,330
Punta Gorda160$38,660
Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island410$43,080
North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton840$43,310

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