Dental Hygienist Schools
In Springfield, Missouri

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


Professional Trends

Springfield Vs. Missouri Dental Hygienist Employment

Springfield 340
Missouri 2,560

Exactly 340 of Missouri's 2,560 dental hygienists work in Springfield. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of dental hygienists in Springfield has grown by 100%. Overall employment in Springfield has also increased.

Springfield Vs. Missouri Dental Hygienist employment growth

2,170 2,270 2,330 2,240 2,560
170 260 250 330 340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Missouri
  • Dark Yellow: Springfield

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Springfield

$64,020 $57,870 $57,130 $55,570 $53,830
$31,300 $32,220 $33,840 $34,490 $35,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Springfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Springfield

Salaries for dental hygienists in Springfield have decreased. In 2010 Springfield dental hygienists earned an average yearly salary of $53,830. The average salary for dental hygienists in Springfield was $64,020 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Springfield.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Springfield

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

Dental hygienists in Springfield make a median yearly salary of $45,500. The 10% of dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $29,340 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 191% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Springfield

Public Health
Dental Hygienist
Health Science

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

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Springfield


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

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Springfield


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

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Springfield


Approximately 13 students graduated from dental hygienist courses in 2010.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Springfield, Missouri

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