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Dental Hygienist Schools
In Lansing, Michigan

In Lansing, there is only one dental hygienist school where dental hygienist faculty can find employment. The trends in Lansing'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 certificate level.


Professional Trends

Lansing Vs. Michigan Dental Hygienist Employment

Lansing 390
Michigan 8,570

Exactly 390 of the 8,570 dental hygienists employed in Michigan, work in Lansing. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of dental hygienists in Lansing has shrunk by 15%. As the number of dental hygienists in Lansing has decreased, overall employment in Lansing has increased.

Lansing Vs. Michigan Dental Hygienist employment growth

8,480 8,630 8,830 8,970 8,570
460 540 530 500 390
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Lansing

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Lansing

$58,980 $59,920 $59,900 $58,920 $57,460
$40,730 $41,780 $42,660 $42,790 $43,680
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Lansing
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lansing

As the number of dental hygienists in Lansing has shrunk, salaries for dental hygienists have also decreased. Lansing dental hygienists made $57,460 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for dental hygienists in Lansing was $58,980 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of dental hygienists in Lansing is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Lansing

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25th percentile
50th percentile
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90th percentile

Dental hygienists make a median salary of $58,620 per year in Lansing. The difference in pay between the dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 81%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $40,260 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $72,870 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Lansing

Dental Hygienist
Health Science
Public Health

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

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Lansing


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

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Lansing


Lansing's dental hygienist school offers one dental hygienist degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Lansing


In 2010 approximately 24 students completed dental hygienist courses.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Lansing, Michigan

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