Dental Hygienist Schools
In Farmington, New Mexico

The city of Farmington has only one school where dental hygienist faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of dental hygienist and dental hygienist education in Farmington, which includes dental hygienist training at the dental hygienist associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Farmington Vs. New Mexico Dental Hygienist Employment

Farmington 50
New Mexico 1,020

Exactly 50 of the 1,020 dental hygienists employed in New Mexico, work in Farmington. As the number of dental hygienists in Farmington has increased, overall employment in Farmington has also increased.

Farmington Vs. New Mexico Dental Hygienist employment growth

660 780 770 890 1,020
No data No data 30 No data 50
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Mexico
  • Dark Yellow: Farmington

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Farmington

$67,770 $57,720 $60,590 $68,820 $78,080
$32,130 $34,060 $36,980 $37,640 $38,650
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Farmington
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Farmington

In 2010 dental hygienists in Farmington reportedly earned an average salary of $78,080 per year. Dental hygienists in Farmington made a yearly average salary of $67,770, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of dental hygienists in Farmington is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Farmington

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Dental hygienists in Farmington earn a median salary of $80,290 per year. The difference in pay between the dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 46%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $63,340 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $92,510 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Farmington

Public Health
Health Science
Dental Hygienist

Farmington dental hygienists have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Farmington


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

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Farmington


Farmington's dental hygienist school offers one dental hygienist degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Farmington


Approximately 12 students completed dental hygienist courses in 2010.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Farmington, New Mexico

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