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.
Ah, the Sunshine State. A home to beautiful beaches and resorts, which could contribute to residents having a sunny outlook on their overall well-being. But warm weather can only do so much. The state receives low rankings for safety and crime (46th), dental habits (42nd) and best oral health (42nd).
|Median income||38||Financial savvy||29|
|Overall well-being||29||% uninsured||46|
|Cost of living||27||% on Medicaid||19|
|% who visited dentist in last year||35||Total score||390|
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