Just like the wide open expanses of the Black Hills, your future is wide open for you just waiting for you to take advantage of it. So why not enroll in school and become a dental assistant? Learn online or attend classes at a fine accredited institution near Sioux Falls, Pierre, or Sturgis. Blaze your own trail and claim your destiny. Become a dental assistant today!
As a South Dakota 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 South Dakota:
- Average annual salary: $29,330
- Currently employed: 830
- 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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