Dental Assistant in Metairie Salary

A Dental Assistant in Metairie, Louisiana earns an average wage of $15.93 per hour.

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About Metairie, Louisiana

Jefferson Parish, Louisiana
146,458
Male:
69,515 (47.5%)
Female:
76,943 (52.5%)
Metairie (/ˈmɛtəri/ MET-ər-ee; French: Métairie [metɛʁi]) is a census-designated place (CDP) in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, United States and is a major part of the New Orleans Metropolitan Area. Metairie is the largest community in Jefferson Parish and the fifth-largest CDP in the United States. It is an unincorporated area that would be Louisiana's fourth-largest city if it were incorporated. The zip codes that serve the community are 70001-70006. Métairie is the French term for a small tenant farm which paid the landlord with a share of the produce, also known as sharecropping. In the 1760s, many of the original French farmers were tenants; after the US Civil War, the majority of the community's inhabitants were sharecroppers until urbanization started in the 1910s. In the 1720s French settlers became the first Europeans to settle Metairie in the area known then as Tchoupitoulas and now as Metairie Ridge, a natural levee formed by an...
Metairie:
$53,715
Louisiana:
$45,727
$871
Metairie:
$225,100
Louisiana:
$155,600
3.2%

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Key Stats for Dental Assistant

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
50%
10-19 years
25%
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Skills That Affect Dental Assistant Salaries

National Average
$34,000

Instrument Control
▼2%

Customer Service
▼2%

Radiology
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
50%
10-19 years
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 43%
dental benefits
Dental: 43%
vision benefits
Vision: 14%
no benefits
None: 29%
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