North Carolina Dental Assistant Salaries
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics on average across the nation Dental Assistants make about $33,000 annually. Dental Assistant pay in North Carolina is higher than that of their peers across the country as the statewide average salary for this profession is $49,000 per year. The following information lists some of the larger cities in North Carolina and the average salary you can expect as a Dental Assistant in each of these cities.
Chapel Hill, $50,000
High Point $43,000
North Carolina Dental Assistant Association
North Carolina Dental Assistants Association is in place to be representative for North Carolina practicing dental assistants. The associations goal is to advance the profession of dental assistants as it pertains to support and formal education.
The Durham-Orange Dental Assistants Society is an organization based in the Durham-Orange area of North Carolina. It serves local dentist assistants through educational programs. The DODAS is also committed to promoting dental health in the local community.