Dental Hygienist Schools In Michigan

Dental Hygienist classes faculty can choose to work at one of 15 accredited dental hygienist schools in Michigan. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the dental hygienist academic community in Michigan, and the future trends in dental hygienist training at the following levels:

  • Dental Hygienist Certificate
  • Associates degree in Dental Hygienist
  • Bachelors degree in Dental Hygienist
  • Masters degree in Dental Hygienist


Schools

  1. Mott Community College

    1401 E Court St, Flint, Michigan 48503

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  2. Delta College

    1961 Delta Road, University Center, Michigan 48710

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  3. University of Detroit Mercy

    4001 W McNichols Rd, Detroit, Michigan 48221-3038

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  4. Ferris State University

    1201 S State St, Big Rapids, Michigan 49307-2251

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  5. Grand Rapids Community College

    143 Bostwick Ave NE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503-3295

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  6. Kalamazoo Valley Community College

    6767 West O Ave, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49003-4070

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  7. Kellogg Community College

    450 North Ave, Battle Creek, Michigan 49017-3397

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  8. Lake Michigan College

    2755 E Napier Avenue, Benton Harbor, Michigan 49022-1899

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  9. Lansing Community College

    419 N Capitol Ave, Lansing, Michigan 48901-7210

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  10. University of Michigan-Ann Arbor

    Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109

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  11. Oakland Community College

    2480 Opdyke Rd, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan 48304-2266

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  12. Siena Heights University

    1247 E. Siena Heights Dr, Adrian, Michigan 49221

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  13. Wayne County Community College District

    801 W Fort St, Detroit, Michigan 48226

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  14. Baker College of Port Huron

    3403 Lapeer Road, Port Huron, Michigan 48060

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  15. Baker College of Auburn Hills

    1500 University Dr, Auburn Hills, Michigan 48326-2642

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Michigan Vs. National Dental Hygienist Employment

Michigan 8,570
National 177,520

Of all of the dental hygienists that work in the US, approximately 5% work in Michigan state.

Employment Growth for Dental hygienists In Michigan

8,480 8,630 8,830 8,970 8,570
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Michigan, dental hygienist is a growing field. In Michigan, 90 more dental hygienists were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of dental hygienist has grown by 1% in Michigan. This growth is slower than the national trend for dental hygienists which shows a 7% increase in the number of dental hygienists working around the nation.

Dental Hygienist VS. All Professions salaries in Michigan

$58,210 $59,600 $60,550 $59,640 $59,200
$45,563 $47,071 $48,208 $48,728 $49,286
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to dental hygienists are growing in Michigan. The mean salary for dental hygienists in 2006 was $58,210 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $59,200 per year.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Michigan

10th percentile
$48,740
25th percentile
$53,270
50th percentile
$59,160
75th percentile
$66,430
90th percentile
$73,140

Thus, dental hygienists' salaries grew by 2% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In the state of Michigan, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of dental hygienist. The pay differential between the highest paid dental hygienists and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 50%

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Michigan

Dental Hygienist
$59,200
Health Science
$63,168
Public Health
$61,860

Dental hygienists in Michigan earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist programs available for each degree type for all schools in Michigan

associate
9
bachelor
3
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
4
Total17

The number of students graduating from the 15 accredited dental hygienist schools in Michigan is increasing. In 2006 there were 354 dental hygienist graduates from dental hygienist courses in Michigan and in 2010 there were 355 graduates.

This represents a 0% increase in the number of dental hygienist degree or certificate school graduates in Michigan state. 53% of these graduates received a associate's degree in dental hygienist.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Michigan

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