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Dental Assistant Schools In Idaho (ID)

The Gem State can offer you a wealth of learning opportunities when it comes to becoming a dental assistant! With schools near major metropolitan areas like Boise or Idaho Falls you’re sure to find an accredited school near you to learn the trade. Can’t make it to a traditional classroom setting? That’s fine – we have plenty of online learning opportunities listed for you as well. So give it a shot!

As an Idaho 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 Idaho:

  • Average annual salary: $30,660
  • Currently employed: 2,000
  • Employment outlook: 36% growth
  • Most popular degrees: Associate’s, Certificate

Figures courtesy of the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Employment & Wages database.