Based on 2,962 responses, the job of Dental Assistant has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.83 out of 5. On average, Dental Assistants are highly satisfied with their job.
Q: What is it like working as a Dental Assistant?
Anticipate the Dentist's needs before he/she has to ask for it.
Give it time. You will get it after working in the field for a bit.
Pros: The patients and my coworkers. I enjoy learning new things about my dental field.
Cons: My boss.
Pros: On the job training.
Cons: Over worked.
"That you didn't really need the licences."
Use it as a stepping stone. Not a career. Stay in school.
"I love my job."
Pros: My patients.
Cons: Uncaring doctors.
Pros: The people I meet.
Cons: Low wages.