Alabama Dental Hygienist Schools and Career Information

Career Information for Dental Hygienists in Alabama

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Fast Facts for Dental Hygienists in Alabama

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Florence, Dothan and Anniston
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Montgomery, Birmingham and Mobile
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Birmingham, Huntsville and Mobile

Salaries for Dental Hygienists in Alabama

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Mobile, Huntsville and Auburn

Schools for Dental Hygienists in Alabama are listed below.

Selected Dental Hygienist Schools in Alabama

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  • Programs: Dental Assistant
  • Degrees: Certificate
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  • Programs: Dental Assisting
  • Degrees: Associate, Diploma
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More Alabama Dental Hygienist Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville Hanceville Associate 5,247

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Dental Hygienists

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Alabama. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Dental Hygienists

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Dental Hygienists relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Anniston 90 $51430 1.43
Oxford 90 $51430 1.43
Jacksonville 90 $51430 1.43
Auburn 100 $45840 1.29
Opelika 100 $45840 1.29
Florence 110 $42680 1.53
Muscle Shoals 110 $42680 1.53
Gadsden 120 $30260 2.25
Huntsville 370 $51450 1.18
Daphne 150 $43160 1.52
Fairhope 150 $43160 1.52
Foley 150 $43160 1.52
Decatur 120 $44970 1.53
Dothan 140 $47880 1.72
Birmingham 670 $44670 0.92
Hoover 670 $44670 0.92
Mobile 310 $42120 1.27
Montgomery 270 $42900 1.15
Tuscaloosa 110 $46920 0.74
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