Dental Assistant Salary in Kansas
The average Kansas dental assistant salary is around $32,000 annually which is about $15 hourly. These wages are very comparable to the national averages, as reported by the BLS in May of 2008, of $33,000 annually and $15.95 hourly. All Kansas cities listed below have a population of at least 100,000. Next to the city list you will find the average salaries for jobs currently available to dental assistants in that area, as advertised on indeed.com.
Kansas City – $30,000
Olathe – $28,000
Overland Park – $28,000
Topeka – $30,000
Wichita – $34,000
Kansas Dental Assistant Associations
Organizations that may prove to be of some help to dental workers in the state of Kansas are listed below, along with their website address. The Kansas Dental Board is the primary resource for obtaining the most current information regarding the rules, regulations, license requirements and legislature updates.
- Kansas Dental Hygienists’ Association - www.kdha.org
- Kansas Dental Association – www.ksdental.org
- Kansas Dental Board – www.accesskansas.org/kdb