Dental Hygienist Schools
In Saint Louis, Missouri

Dental Hygienist faculty can choose to work at only one dental hygienist school in Saint Louis. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in dental hygienist in the city of Saint Louis, which encompasses dental hygienist training at the dental hygienist associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Saint Louis Vs. Missouri Dental Hygienist Employment

Saint Louis 1,430
Missouri 2,560

Exactly 1,430 of Missouri's 2,560 dental hygienists work in Saint Louis. There has been a 6% growth in the number of dental hygienists in Saint Louis between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Saint Louis has also increased.

Saint Louis Vs. Missouri Dental Hygienist employment growth

2,170 2,270 2,330 2,240 2,560
1,350 1,360 1,370 1,240 1,430
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Missouri
  • Dark Yellow: Saint Louis

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Saint Louis

$60,740 $60,130 $60,740 $62,090 $64,270
$38,930 $40,630 $42,230 $42,900 $43,480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Saint Louis
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Saint Louis

Salaries for dental hygienists in Saint Louis have increased. In 2010 dental hygienists in Saint Louis reportedly earned an average salary of $64,270 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, dental hygienists in Saint Louis made an average salary of $60,740 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Saint Louis.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Saint Louis

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Saint Louis dental hygienists earn a median yearly salary of $65,720. The 10% of dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $51,290 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $77,920 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Saint Louis

Public Health
Health Science
Dental Hygienist

On average dental hygienists in Saint Louis earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Saint Louis.

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Saint Louis


Many of Saint Louis' dental hygienists are graduates of the only accredited dental hygienist school in the city.

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Saint Louis


There is one degree and certificate program in dental hygienist offered by Saint Louis' dental hygienist school.

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Saint Louis


In 2010 approximately 33 students completed dental hygienist courses.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Saint Louis, Missouri

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