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Dental Hygienist Schools
In Tallahassee, Florida

In Tallahassee, there is only one dental hygienist school where dental hygienist faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the dental hygienist academic community in Tallahassee, and the future trends. Academia in dental hygienist includes dental hygienist training at the dental hygienist associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Tallahassee Vs. Florida Dental Hygienist Employment

Tallahassee 160
Florida 9,320

Exactly 160 of the 9,320 dental hygienists employed in Florida, work in Tallahassee. The number of dental hygienists in Tallahassee has grown by 33% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for dental hygienists in Tallahassee has increased, overall employment in Tallahassee has decreased.

Tallahassee Vs. Florida Dental Hygienist employment growth

9,210 9,180 9,040 8,980 9,320
120 170 160 180 160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Florida
  • Dark Yellow: Tallahassee

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Tallahassee

$49,670 $57,670 $56,360 $55,470 $51,860
$36,640 $37,790 $38,450 $39,520 $41,030
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Tallahassee
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tallahassee

Salaries for dental hygienists in Tallahassee have increased. In 2010 dental hygienists in Tallahassee reportedly earned an average salary of $51,860 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for dental hygienists in Tallahassee was $49,670 per year. The growth in the salary of dental hygienists in Tallahassee is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Tallahassee

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25th percentile
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Dental hygienists in Tallahassee earn a median salary of $47,740 per year. The difference in pay between the dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 70%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $40,840 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $69,310 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Tallahassee

Dental Hygienist
Public Health
Health Science

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

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Tallahassee


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

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Tallahassee


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

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Tallahassee


Approximately 21 students completed dental hygienist courses in 2010.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Tallahassee, Florida

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