Find Training for Dental Assisting Careers in Wyoming

On this page you will find detailed information on colleges and universities offering programs in dental assisting in the state of Wyoming, and the requirements for becoming a licensed professional. [Seguir leyendo en español]

There are excellent opportunities for new professionals in this field, as demand for health care workers rises generally, and as dentists delegate more responsibilities to their auxiliary staff. Add to that, Wyoming’s job growth rate and you have the recipe for a great work environment.

Search Dental Assistant Programs

Get information on Dental Assistant programs by entering your zip code and request enrollment information.

Sponsored Ad

Anticipated employment growth in the 10 years to 2022 for dental assistants is 15.6%.

Requirements

The registration and licensure of dental professionals in the state of Wyoming is the responsibility of the Wyoming Board of Dental Examiners, and the laws and regulations are laid out in the state’s dental practice act.

At the basic level, dental assistants may be trained either by the licensed dentist who supervises them, or on an accredited dental program.

To become a Dental Assistant Qualified in Placement of Pit and Fissure Sealants in Wyoming you are required to complete a minimum of 8 hours of clinical and classroom education in pit and fissure sealants taken through a Board-approved and/or CODA-accredited dental assisting or dental hygiene program.

Search Dental Assistant Programs

Get information on Dental Assistant programs by entering your zip code and request enrollment information.

Sponsored Ad

Dental Assistant Salaries by Area

Dental Assistants in the state of Wyoming are reported by the Bureau of Labor Statistics to have earned an average annual salary of $35,220 in 2018, which is equivalent to $16.93 per hour.

AreaTotal EmployedMean Hourly WageMean Annual Salary
Casper, WY100$17.68$36,770
Cheyenne, WY100$18.56$38,610

Central Wyoming College
2660 Peck Avenue
Riverton
Wyoming, 82501
Website: www.cwc.edu/

see our preferred schools