Serving the greater Kansas City metropolitan area

4 Reasons Dental Assistants Are Paid So Well

  1. There is a serious nationwide shortage of Dental Assistants, and Dentists must find and hire Dental Assistants ASAP to keep their businesses running.
  2. According to the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of Dental Assistants is expected to grow 7 percent from 2019 to 2029, faster than the average for any other career.
  3. The median Dental Assistant salary in Missouri was $38,610 in 2020 and is still rising.
  4. Top 10 percent of Dental Assistants earn more than $56,930.
Dental Assistants with an education from an accredited school tend to earn more than others.
When weighing job opportunities, a Dental Assistant should also take into consideration health insurance, retirement plans, vacation time, compensation for continuing education and growth opportunities. These all play an important role in earning potential.
Our program prepares students to start earning great pay with benefits in less than 4 months. We keep our tuition low so everyone can afford it.
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Why Plaza Dental Assisting Academy?

Plaza Dental Assisting Academy of Kansas City provides students with a detailed education in modern dental practices, complete with hands-on training from practicing dental professionals in real-life dental offices.

Financial Aid and Affordable Payment Options are available.  With a 100% Pass Rate, 100% Placement Rate and Job Placement Assistance you could be starting your new career soon.

Become a Dental Assistant in 12 Weeks

Start your new career without the burden of student debt or years of schooling.
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