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Fast Facts for Dental Assistants in Kentucky

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Bowling Green and Elizabethtown
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Owensboro and Lexington
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Louisville and Lexington

Salaries for Dental Assistants in Kentucky

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Louisville and Elizabethtown

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More Kentucky 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
Louisville
Associates
362
Louisville
N/A
173
Richmond
N/A
107
Owensboro
N/A
64
Erlanger
N/A
52

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Dental Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Kentucky. 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
Lexington-Fayette720 $35,300
Owensboro100 $34,050
Bowling Green170 $31,620
Elizabethtown-Fort Knox150 $32,660

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