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Dental Hygienist Schools
In Cocoa, Florida

There is only one dental hygienist school in Cocoa 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 Cocoa, which encompasses dental hygienist training at the dental hygienist associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Cocoa Vs. Florida Dental Hygienist Employment

Cocoa 350
Florida 9,320

Exactly 350 of the 9,320 dental hygienists employed in Florida, work in Cocoa. The number of dental hygienists in Cocoa has grown by 9% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of dental hygienists in Cocoa has increased, overall employment in Cocoa has also increased.

Cocoa Vs. Florida Dental Hygienist employment growth

9,210 9,180 9,040 8,980 9,320
320 340 350 310 350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Florida
  • Dark Yellow: Cocoa

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Cocoa

$49,500 $62,990 $69,910 $65,480 $57,760
$37,370 $39,230 $41,050 $42,530 $42,990
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Cocoa
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Cocoa

As the number of dental hygienists in Cocoa has grown, salaries for dental hygienists have also increased. In 2010 Cocoa dental hygienists earned an average yearly salary of $57,760. Dental hygienists in Cocoa made a yearly average salary of $49,500, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of dental hygienists in Cocoa is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Cocoa

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

Dental hygienists in Cocoa earn a median salary of $60,030 per year. The 10% of dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $43,890 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $72,710 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Cocoa

Dental Hygienist
Public Health
Health Science

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

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Cocoa


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

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Cocoa


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

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Cocoa


Approximately 12 students completed dental hygienist courses in 2010.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Cocoa, Florida

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