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.
Well Mountaineers, take solace in the fact that your state ranks high in uninsured rates (10th) and safety and crime (15th). But boy do things take a turn for the worse after that. The state receives last-place rankings for best oral health, percent of people who visited the dentist, education, percent of people on Medicaid AND overall well-being.
|Median income||48||Financial savvy||30|
|Overall well-being||50||% uninsured||10|
|Cost of living||22||% on Medicaid||50|
|% who visited dentist in last year||50||Total score||408|
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