FIND YOUR DEGREE is an advertising-supported site. Featured programs and school search results are for schools that compensate us. This compensation does not influence our school rankings, resource guides, or other information published on this site.

Dental Hygienist Schools
In Detroit, Michigan

There are 2 dental hygienist schools in Detroit for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the dental hygienist academic community in Detroit, and the future trends. Academia in dental hygienist includes dental hygienist training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Detroit Vs. Michigan Dental Hygienist Employment

Detroit 1,190
Michigan 8,570

Exactly 1,190 of the 8,570 dental hygienists employed in Michigan, work in Detroit. There has been a 6% decline in the number of dental hygienists in Detroit between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Detroit has increased.

Detroit Vs. Michigan Dental Hygienist employment growth

8,480 8,630 8,830 8,970 8,570
1,270 1,130 1,260 1,230 1,190
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Detroit

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Detroit

$60,960 $62,110 $61,820 $62,420 $62,970
$46,670 $47,590 $46,920 $46,900 $47,530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Detroit
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Detroit

Salaries for dental hygienists in Detroit have increased. Detroit dental hygienists made $62,970 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for dental hygienists in Detroit was $60,960 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Detroit.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Detroit

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Dental hygienists in Detroit make a median yearly salary of $63,840. The difference in pay between the dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 36%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $54,070 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $73,680 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Detroit

Public Health
Dental Hygienist
Health Science

Dental hygienist salaries in Detroit are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Detroit


There are 2 accredited dental hygienist schools in the city. Many of Detroit's dental hygienists are graduates of one of these schools.

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Detroit


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in dental hygienist offered by Detroit's dental hygienist schools.

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Detroit


Approximately 54 students completed dental hygienist courses in 2010.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Detroit, Michigan

Share & Compare

Enter your salary to gain access to our continually growing higher education faculty salary database. Don't worry! This is 100% secure and anonymous.

We are currently gathering data for the number of dental hygienist faculty in Detroit, growth in the field of dental hygienist academia and dental hygienist faculty salaries in Detroit. Please enter your information in the form below if you are involved in teaching dental hygienist courses to students at the associates degree in dental hygienist, and bachelors degree in dental hygienist levels. This will help us build a valuable free database resource for the benefit of current and future faculty in the field of dental hygienist in Detroit. All information you submit will be anonymous. The data we have gathered thus far will be available for you to view once you have submitted your information.


Career Index

Your free online education database