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Dental Hygienist Schools
In Tempe, Arizona

In Tempe, there is only one dental hygienist school where dental hygienist faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in dental hygienist in the city of Tempe, which encompasses dental hygienist training at the dental hygienist associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Tempe Vs. Arizona Dental Hygienist Employment

Tempe 1,870
Arizona 2,910

Exactly 1,870 of Arizona's 2,910 dental hygienists work in Tempe. There has been a 4% decline in the number of dental hygienists in Tempe between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of dental hygienists in Tempe has decreased, overall employment in Tempe has increased.

Tempe Vs. Arizona Dental Hygienist employment growth

3,070 2,990 3,030 2,700 2,910
1,940 1,960 2,010 1,860 1,870
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arizona
  • Dark Yellow: Tempe

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Tempe

$68,730 $67,780 $68,120 $74,460 $78,220
$37,130 $38,360 $40,110 $41,930 $43,450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Tempe
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tempe

In Tempe, salaries for dental hygienists have increased. In 2010 Tempe dental hygienists earned an average yearly salary of $78,220. Four years earlier in 2006, dental hygienists in Tempe made an average salary of $68,730 per year. The growth in the salary of dental hygienists in Tempe is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Tempe

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

Dental hygienists in Tempe earn a median salary of $81,250 per year. The 10% of dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $57,960 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $93,620 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Tempe

Public Health
Health Science
Dental Hygienist

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

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Tempe


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

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Tempe


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

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Tempe


In 2010 approximately 28 students graduated from dental hygienist courses.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Tempe, Arizona

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