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Dental Hygienist Schools
In Shreveport, Louisiana

Dental Hygienist faculty can choose to work at only one dental hygienist school in Shreveport. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of dental hygienist and dental hygienist education in Shreveport, which includes dental hygienist training at the dental hygienist associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Shreveport Vs. Louisiana Dental Hygienist Employment

Shreveport 190
Louisiana 1,760

Of the 1,760 dental hygienists employed in Louisiana, 190 work in Shreveport. Between 2006 and 2010, in Shreveport, there has been a 36% growth in the number of dental hygienists. Overall employment in Shreveport has also increased.

Shreveport Vs. Louisiana Dental Hygienist employment growth

1,380 1,590 1,800 1,800 1,760
140 150 170 150 190
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Louisiana
  • Dark Yellow: Shreveport

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Shreveport

No data No data No data $55,570 $59,180
$31,900 $32,940 $34,390 $35,020 $36,640
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Shreveport
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Shreveport

In 2010 an average salary of $59,180 per year was earned by dental hygienists in Shreveport. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Shreveport.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Shreveport

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

Dental hygienists make a median salary of $61,790 per year in Shreveport. The 10% of dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,390 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $75,510 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Shreveport

Dental Hygienist
Public Health
Health Science

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

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Shreveport


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

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Shreveport


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

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Shreveport


Approximately 10 students completed dental hygienist courses in 2010.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Shreveport, Louisiana

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