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Fast Facts for Dental Assistants in West Virginia

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Morgantown, Charleston and Weirton
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Huntington, Wheeling and Parkersburg
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Charleston, Huntington and Parkersburg

Salaries for Dental Assistants in West Virginia

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Huntington, Charleston and Parkersburg

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More West Virginia 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
Total Enrollment
Huntington
Associates
1,914
Huntington
Associates
368
Charleston
Associates
246
Charleston
Associates
150
Beckley
N/A
146
Bridgeport
Associates
130
Charleston
N/A
129
Princeton
N/A
115
Morgantown
N/A
89
Eleanor
N/A
66
Fairmont
N/A
51

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Dental Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for West Virginia. 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® 23.1 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
BeckleyN/A $31,580
Charleston190 $27,950
Morgantown110 $33,300
Parkersburg-Vienna70 $31,640

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