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Fast Facts for Dental Assistants in Mississippi

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Hattiesburg and Pascagoula
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Jackson and Gulfport
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Jackson and Hattiesburg

Salaries for Dental Assistants in Mississippi

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Jackson and Gulfport

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More Mississippi Dental Assistant Schools

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics, Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, BLS.gov

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Raymond
Associate
9,941
Meridian
Associate
3,543
Poplarville
Associate
4,593

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Dental Assistants

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

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics, Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, BLS.gov

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Jackson 610 $35,670
Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula 260 $33,520
Hattiesburg 170 $27,770

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