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Dental Hygienist Schools
In Tucson, Arizona

There is only one dental hygienist school in Tucson for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in dental hygienist in the city of Tucson, which encompasses dental hygienist training at the dental hygienist associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Tucson Vs. Arizona Dental Hygienist Employment

Tucson 570
Arizona 2,910

Of the 2,910 dental hygienists employed in Arizona, 570 work in Tucson. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of dental hygienists in Tucson has shrunk by 19%. Overall employment in Tucson has also decreased.

Tucson Vs. Arizona Dental Hygienist employment growth

3,070 2,990 3,030 2,700 2,910
700 620 630 490 570
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arizona
  • Dark Yellow: Tucson

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Tucson

$69,580 $72,510 $74,060 $71,800 $69,720
$36,420 $37,860 $39,650 $40,870 $42,160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Tucson
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tucson

Salaries for dental hygienists in Tucson have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $69,720 per year was earned by dental hygienists in Tucson. Four years earlier in 2006, dental hygienists in Tucson made an average salary of $69,580 per year. The growth in the salary of dental hygienists in Tucson is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Tucson

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25th percentile
50th percentile
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90th percentile

Dental hygienists in Tucson make a median yearly salary of $71,110. The 10% of dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $52,070 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 71% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Tucson

Public Health
Health Science
Dental Hygienist

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

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Tucson


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

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Tucson


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

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Tucson


In 2010 approximately 30 students graduated from dental hygienist courses.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Tucson, Arizona

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