How much does a Dental Assistant make in Louisiana? The average Dental Assistant salary in Louisiana is $36,386 as of March 26, 2020, but the range typically falls between $32,294 and $40,231. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

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25% $32,294 10% $28,568 90% $43,731 75% $40,231 $36,386 50%(Median)
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Dental Assistant assists with oral surgery and other procedures under the direct supervision of a dentist. Prepares and arranges needed tools and instruments for scheduled procedures. Being a Dental Assistant hands necessary tools and equipment to the dentist and provides assistance during treatment. May record findings, change barriers, or sterilize equipment. Additionally, Dental Assistant requires an associate degree from an accredited program. Typically reports to a dentist. To be a Dental Assistant typically requires 1-3 years of related experience. May be entry level if some experience in the skill. Gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Abbeville, LA Avg. Salary $34,694 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Abita Springs, LA Avg. Salary $37,402 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Acme, LA Avg. Salary $33,348 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Addis, LA Avg. Salary $35,315 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Aimwell, LA Avg. Salary $33,348 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Akers, LA Avg. Salary $36,980 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Albany, LA Avg. Salary $35,012 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Alexandria, LA Avg. Salary $33,652 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Ama, LA Avg. Salary $37,625 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Amelia, LA Avg. Salary $35,012 Date Updated March 26, 2020
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