Dental Hygienist Schools
In Visalia, California

There is only one dental hygienist school in Visalia for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in dental hygienist in the city of Visalia, which encompasses dental hygienist training at the dental hygienist associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Visalia Vs. California Dental Hygienist Employment

Visalia 110
California 18,050

Of the 18,050 dental hygienists employed in California, 110 work in Visalia. Between 2006 and 2010, in Visalia, there has been a 39% decline in the number of dental hygienists. As the employment for dental hygienists in Visalia has decreased, overall employment in Visalia has increased.

Visalia Vs. California Dental Hygienist employment growth

22,290 18,210 18,890 18,340 18,050
180 130 110 120 110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Visalia

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Visalia

$64,970 $73,030 $76,940 $80,360 $86,370
$32,040 $33,700 $35,620 $37,760 $38,370
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Visalia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Visalia

As the number of dental hygienists in Visalia has shrunk, salaries for dental hygienists have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $86,370 per year was earned by dental hygienists in Visalia. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for dental hygienists in Visalia was $64,970 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Visalia.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Visalia

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90th percentile

Dental hygienists in Visalia make a median yearly salary of $86,790. The 10% of dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $76,500 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 37% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Visalia

Public Health
Health Science
Dental Hygienist

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

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Visalia


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

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Visalia


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

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Visalia


In 2010 approximately 28 students graduated from dental hygienist courses.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Visalia, California

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