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Dental Hygienist Schools
In Charleston, South Carolina

There is only one dental hygienist school in Charleston for faculty to choose from. The trends in Charleston'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

Charleston Vs. South Carolina Dental Hygienist Employment

Charleston 440
South Carolina 2,400

Exactly 440 of South Carolina's 2,400 dental hygienists work in Charleston.

Charleston Vs. South Carolina Dental Hygienist employment growth

2,050 2,580 2,630 2,460 2,400
No data No data No data 470 440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: South Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Charleston

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Charleston

No data No data No data $56,490 $57,950
No data No data No data $38,630 $39,960
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Charleston
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Charleston

In 2010 dental hygienists in Charleston reportedly earned an average salary of $57,950 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Charleston.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Charleston

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Charleston dental hygienists earn a median yearly salary of $57,200. The 10% of dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,700 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $76,450 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Charleston

Public Health
Dental Hygienist
Health Science

On average dental hygienist salaries in Charleston are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Charleston


Many of Charleston's dental hygienists are graduates of the only accredited dental hygienist school in the city.

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Charleston


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

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Charleston


In 2010 approximately 22 students completed dental hygienist courses.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Charleston, South Carolina

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