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Dental Hygienist Schools
In Kalamazoo, Michigan

In Kalamazoo, there is only one dental hygienist school where dental hygienist faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of dental hygienist and dental hygienist education in Kalamazoo, which includes dental hygienist training at the dental hygienist associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Kalamazoo Vs. Michigan Dental Hygienist Employment

Kalamazoo 300
Michigan 8,570

Exactly 300 of the 8,570 dental hygienists employed in Michigan, work in Kalamazoo. Between 2006 and 2010, in Kalamazoo, there has been a 6% decline in the number of dental hygienists. As the employment for dental hygienists in Kalamazoo has decreased, overall employment in Kalamazoo has also decreased.

Kalamazoo Vs. Michigan Dental Hygienist employment growth

8,480 8,630 8,830 8,970 8,570
320 290 320 270 300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Kalamazoo

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Kalamazoo

$55,920 $58,390 $59,890 $59,020 $59,350
$37,180 $37,340 $38,790 $38,480 $39,350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Kalamazoo
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Kalamazoo

Salaries for dental hygienists in Kalamazoo have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $59,350 per year was earned by dental hygienists in Kalamazoo. Four years earlier in 2006, dental hygienists in Kalamazoo made an average salary of $55,920 per year. The growth in the salary of dental hygienists in Kalamazoo is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Kalamazoo

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

Dental hygienists in Kalamazoo earn a median salary of $59,410 per year. The 10% of dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $50,770 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $70,360 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Kalamazoo

Dental Hygienist
Public Health
Health Science

Kalamazoo dental hygienists have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Kalamazoo


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

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Kalamazoo


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

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Kalamazoo


Approximately 21 students graduated from dental hygienist courses in 2010.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Kalamazoo, Michigan

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