Dental Hygienist Schools
In Big Rapids, Michigan

Dental Hygienist faculty can choose to work at only one dental hygienist school in Big Rapids. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the dental hygienist academic community in Big Rapids, and the future trends. Academia in dental hygienist includes dental hygienist training at the dental hygienist associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Big Rapids Vs. Michigan Dental Hygienist Employment

Big Rapids 460
Michigan 8,570

Exactly 460 of the 8,570 dental hygienists employed in Michigan, work in Big Rapids. The number of dental hygienists in Big Rapids has shrunk by 0% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of dental hygienists in Big Rapids has decreased, overall employment in Big Rapids has increased.

Big Rapids Vs. Michigan Dental Hygienist employment growth

8,480 8,630 8,830 8,970 8,570
460 500 550 No data 460
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Big Rapids

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Big Rapids

$53,060 $56,650 $54,790 No data $56,170
$34,520 $35,560 $36,690 No data $37,370
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Big Rapids
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Big Rapids

As the number of dental hygienists in Big Rapids has shrunk, salaries for dental hygienists have increased. Big Rapids dental hygienists made $56,170 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for dental hygienists in Big Rapids was $53,060 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Big Rapids.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Big Rapids

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Big Rapids dental hygienists earn a median yearly salary of $56,990. The difference in pay between the dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 56%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $44,030 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $68,770 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Big Rapids

Dental Hygienist
Public Health
Health Science

Big Rapids dental hygienists have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Big Rapids


Many of Big Rapids' dental hygienists are graduates of the only accredited dental hygienist school in the city.

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Big Rapids


There is one degree and certificate program in dental hygienist offered by Big Rapids' dental hygienist school.

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Big Rapids


In 2010 approximately 56 students completed dental hygienist courses.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Big Rapids, Michigan

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