Find a veritable treasure trove of learning in the Treasure State! Montana has plenty of excellent opportunities for learning the dental assisting trade. You don’t have to live in busy metropolitan areas like Helena or Billings to earn a quality education either. Log on and learn online from the comfort of your own home! Find out how by clicking on one of the excellent schools listed below.
As a Montana dental assistant, you will:
- Work closely with, and under the supervision, of a dentist
- Perform a variety of patient care, office and lab duties
- Gather and sterilize instruments
- Work with patients to take dental x-rays and process film
Some career figures for dental assistant professionals in Montana:
- Average annual salary: $30,780
- Currently employed: 1,040
- Employment outlook: 36% growth
- Most popular degrees: Associate’s, Certificate
Figures courtesy of the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Employment & Wages database.
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