Dental Hygienist Schools
In Decatur, Georgia

In Decatur, there is only one dental hygienist school where dental hygienist faculty can find employment. The trends in Decatur's dental hygienist academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes dental hygienist training at the dental hygienist associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Decatur Vs. Georgia Dental Hygienist Employment

Decatur 3,100
Georgia 5,400

Of the 5,400 dental hygienists employed in Georgia, 3,100 work in Decatur. The number of dental hygienists in Decatur has grown by 0% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Decatur has also increased.

Decatur Vs. Georgia Dental Hygienist employment growth

5,160 5,370 5,550 5,620 5,400
3,090 3,240 3,460 3,280 3,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Decatur

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Decatur

$64,110 $66,180 $69,530 $68,460 $72,510
$40,930 $42,170 $44,170 $45,520 $46,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Decatur
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Decatur

Salaries for dental hygienists in Decatur have increased. In 2010 Decatur dental hygienists earned an average yearly salary of $72,510. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for dental hygienists in Decatur was $64,110 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Decatur.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Decatur

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Dental hygienists in Decatur earn a median salary of $77,330 per year. The 10% of dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $49,700 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $91,780 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Decatur

Public Health
Dental Hygienist
Health Science

On average dental hygienists in Decatur earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Decatur.

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Decatur


Many of Decatur's dental hygienists are graduates of the only accredited dental hygienist school in the city.

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Decatur


There is one degree and certificate program in dental hygienist offered by Decatur's dental hygienist school.

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Decatur


In 2010 approximately 21 students completed dental hygienist courses.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Decatur, Georgia

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