Dental technicians create crowns, bridges and dentures after receiving an impression of the patient’s teeth from a dentist. There are three main departments in a dental lab: Crown & Bridge, Porcelain, and Dentures. Some dental technicians attend a 2 year school before working in a dental lab. However, the majority of training occurs on-the-job and through courses.
Average Annual Wage
The average annual income for dental technicians, as of May 2010, was $37,980. This corresponds to ...Continue Reading →