Dental Hygienist Schools
In Minneapolis, Minnesota

The city of Minneapolis has 2 schools where dental hygienist faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in dental hygienist in the city of Minneapolis, which encompasses dental hygienist training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Minneapolis Vs. Minnesota Dental Hygienist Employment

Minneapolis 2,730
Minnesota 4,130

Exactly 2,730 of Minnesota's 4,130 dental hygienists work in Minneapolis. Between 2006 and 2010, in Minneapolis, there has been a 24% growth in the number of dental hygienists. Overall employment in Minneapolis has also increased.

Minneapolis Vs. Minnesota Dental Hygienist employment growth

3,490 3,760 4,210 4,090 4,130
2,210 2,550 2,840 2,680 2,730
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Minnesota
  • Dark Yellow: Minneapolis

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Minneapolis

$67,600 $69,260 $70,250 $71,790 $73,690
$44,980 $46,410 $47,860 $48,670 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Minneapolis
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Minneapolis

In Minneapolis, salaries for dental hygienists have increased. In 2010 dental hygienists in Minneapolis reportedly earned an average salary of $73,690 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for dental hygienists in Minneapolis was $67,600 per year. The growth in the salary of dental hygienists in Minneapolis is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Minneapolis

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Dental hygienists in Minneapolis earn a median salary of $74,500 per year. The 10% of dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $62,470 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $88,110 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Minneapolis

Public Health
Health Science
Dental Hygienist

Dental hygienist salaries in Minneapolis are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Minneapolis


Many of Minneapolis' dental hygienists are graduates of one of the 2 accredited dental hygienist schools in the city.

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Minneapolis


There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in dental hygienist offered by Minneapolis' dental hygienist schools.

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Minneapolis


In 2010 approximately 60 students graduated from dental hygienist courses.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Minneapolis, Minnesota

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