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Dental Laboratory Technicians in Montana

Considering a career as a Dental Laboratory Technician in Montana?

28.6% Jobs Projection
$38,580 Median Salary
20 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Dental Laboratory Technicians in Montana are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Dental Laboratory Technicians in Montana is growing faster than average.

  • Dental Laboratory Technicians in Montana earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Dental Laboratory Technicians Work in Montana?

130 people worked as Dental Laboratory Technicians in 2018 in this state.

There were 150 Dental Laboratory Technicians employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 20 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Dental Laboratory Technicians in MT Employment Trend

The typical state has 490 Dental Laboratory Technicians working in it, which means Montana has fewer Dental Laboratory Technicians than average.

Dental Laboratory Technicians in MT vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Montana

Jobs for Dental Laboratory Technicians in this state are growing at a rate of 28.6% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 14.4%.

Job Projections for Dental Laboratory Technicians: Nation vs. MT

Montana Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 20 annual job openings, and 180 total jobs in 2026 for Dental Laboratory Technicians in this state.

Nationwide, the prediction is 5,000 annual jobs and 43,600 total jobs in 2026.

What do Dental Laboratory Technicians Make in Montana?

In 2018 wages for Dental Laboratory Technicians ranged from $18,980 to $98,140 with $38,580 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $9.13 to $47.18. The median hourly rate was $18.55.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $18.55 an hour in 2017.

Wages between 2017 and 2018 did not increase or decrease.

The median salary in Montana is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Dental Laboratory Technicians Earnings: MT vs. National Average

Top States for Dental Laboratory Technicians Employment

View the list below to see where most Dental Laboratory Technicians work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 4,410 $42,750
Florida 2,800 $37,160
Texas 2,260 $38,410
New York 1,790 $43,940
Michigan 1,560 $39,460
Georgia 1,420 $40,850
Pennsylvania 1,420 $38,510
Illinois 1,160 $40,000
Ohio 1,160 $40,550
North Carolina 1,100 $42,680
Wisconsin 1,020 $37,970
Virginia 1,020 $48,240
Alabama 850 $34,860
Utah 820 $40,760
Minnesota 780 $45,180
Missouri 730 $39,440
Washington 690 $42,360
Indiana 670 $37,420
Massachusetts 620 $42,720
Louisiana 580 $35,160

Below are the states where Dental Laboratory Technicians get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Alaska $60,030
Virginia $48,240
Colorado $47,200
Connecticut $46,230
Nebraska $45,700
Rhode Island $45,410
Minnesota $45,180
Arizona $44,290
New York $43,940
Kentucky $43,930

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