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Dental Hygienist Schools
In Tampa, Florida

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


Professional Trends

Tampa Vs. Florida Dental Hygienist Employment

Tampa 1,630
Florida 9,320

Exactly 1,630 of Florida's 9,320 dental hygienists work in Tampa. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of dental hygienists in Tampa has grown by 18%. Overall employment in Tampa has also increased.

Tampa Vs. Florida Dental Hygienist employment growth

9,210 9,180 9,040 8,980 9,320
1,380 1,230 1,130 1,280 1,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Florida
  • Dark Yellow: Tampa

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Tampa

$49,250 $55,650 $58,300 $57,590 $61,380
$36,070 $37,530 $39,140 $40,590 $41,750
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Tampa
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tampa

As the number of dental hygienists in Tampa has grown, salaries for dental hygienists have also increased. In 2010 dental hygienists in Tampa reportedly earned an average salary of $61,380 per year. Dental hygienists in Tampa made a yearly average salary of $49,250, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of dental hygienists in Tampa is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Tampa

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Tampa dental hygienists earn a median yearly salary of $62,400. The difference in pay between the dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 49%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $49,540 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $73,960 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Tampa

Public Health
Dental Hygienist
Health Science

On average dental hygienists in Tampa earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Tampa.

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Tampa


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

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Tampa


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

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Tampa


Approximately 9 students completed dental hygienist courses in 2010.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Tampa, Florida

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