The best and worst states to work in a dental practice: 2017
From 1 to 50, we looked at each state to see how it really stacks up for dentists, dental hygienists, dental assistants and dental front office team members.
Known for its derby races and mint juleps, Kentucky fares well in cost of living, safety and crime, and uninsured rates. But the Bluegrass State’s rankings plummet for the remainder of the categories, making it fall behind the rest of the pack in this race.
|Median income||46||Financial savvy||40|
|Overall well-being||50||% uninsured||11|
|Cost of living||10||% on Medicaid||39|
|% who visited dentist in last year||38||Total score||355|
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