Dental Hygienist Schools
In Rochester, Minnesota

Dental Hygienist faculty can choose to work at only one dental hygienist school in Rochester. The trends in Rochester'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

Rochester Vs. Minnesota Dental Hygienist Employment

Rochester 150
Minnesota 4,130

Of the 4,130 dental hygienists employed in Minnesota, 150 work in Rochester. The number of dental hygienists in Rochester has grown by 7% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Rochester has also increased.

Rochester Vs. Minnesota Dental Hygienist employment growth

3,490 3,760 4,210 4,090 4,130
140 130 140 140 150
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Minnesota
  • Dark Yellow: Rochester

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Rochester

$62,040 $65,390 $65,290 $65,750 $63,870
$43,300 $44,510 $45,680 $48,190 $48,730
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Rochester
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Rochester

In Rochester, salaries for dental hygienists have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $63,870 per year was earned by dental hygienists in Rochester. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for dental hygienists in Rochester was $62,040 per year. The growth in the salary of dental hygienists in Rochester is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Rochester

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Rochester dental hygienists earn a median yearly salary of $64,220. The 10% of dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $53,400 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 41% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Rochester

Dental Hygienist
Health Science
Public Health

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

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Rochester


There is only one accredited dental hygienist school in the city. Many of Rochester's dental hygienists are graduates of this school.

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Rochester


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

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Rochester


In 2010 approximately 16 students completed dental hygienist courses.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Rochester, Minnesota

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