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Fast Facts for Dental Assistants in Georgia

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Hinesville, Rome and Columbus
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Dalton, Macon and Gainesville
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Atlanta, Augusta and Savannah

Salaries for Dental Assistants in Georgia

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Atlanta, Brunswick and Dalton

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More Georgia Dental Assistant Schools

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Marietta
Associates
9,999
Warner Robins
Associates
7,762
Lawrenceville
Associates
7,479
Waco
Associates
6,743
Rome
Associates
6,016
Griffin
Associates
4,703
Augusta
Associates
4,370
Athens
Associates
4,210
Valdosta
Associates
3,939
Savannah
Associates
3,938
Atlanta
Associates
3,775
Oakwood
Associates
3,626
Albany
Associates
3,251
Columbus
Associates
3,228
Statesboro
Associates
1,904
Smyrna
Associates
652
Morrow
N/A
429
Atlanta
N/A
356
Norcross
Associates
300

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Dental Assistants

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

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 22.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Athens-Clarke County160 $36,310
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell6400 $38,570
Albany100 $29,400
Macon210 $30,160
Rome70 $35,410
Savannah330 $34,730
Valdosta140 $30,800
Warner Robins140 $38,290
Brunswick70 $30,960
Dalton100 $31,250
Gainesville200 $34,610
Hinesville80 $34,740

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