Georgia Dental Hygienist Schools and Career Information

Career Information for Dental Hygienists in Georgia

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Fast Facts for Dental Hygienists in Georgia

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Warner Robins, Macon and Athens
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Dalton, Brunswick and Savannah
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Atlanta, Augusta and Macon

Salaries for Dental Hygienists in Georgia

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Atlanta, Brunswick and Savannah

Schools for Dental Hygienists in Georgia are listed below.

Selected Dental Hygienist Schools in Georgia

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More Georgia Dental Hygienist Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Armstrong Atlantic State University Savannah Masters 6,848
Athens Technical College Athens Associate 4,041
Atlanta Technical College Atlanta Associate 3,327
Central Georgia Technical College Macon Associate 5,233
Clayton State University Morrow Masters 6,043
Columbus Technical College Columbus Associate 3,604
Darton College Albany Associate 4,760
Gainesville State College Oakwood Bachelor 7,474
Georgia Highlands College Rome Associate 4,346
Georgia Perimeter College Decatur Associate 21,473
Gwinnett Technical College Lawrenceville Associate 4,789
Lanier Technical College Oakwood Associate 3,303
Medical College of Georgia Augusta Doctorate & First Professional 2,392
Middle Georgia Technical College Warner Robins Associate 2,851
West Central Technical College Waco Associate 3,530

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Dental Hygienists

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Georgia. 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


Albany 110 $50110 1.25
Athens 120 $57980 1.03
Clarke County 120 $57980 1.03
Atlanta 2810 $70680 0.78
Sandy Springs 2810 $70680 0.78
Roswell 2810 $70680 0.78
Gainesville 130 $59410 1.12
Brunswick 0 $49180 0
Dalton 0 $66420 0
Rome 70 $63370 1.41
Macon 160 $51430 1.15
Savannah 320 $65230 1.36
Valdosta 110 $48830 1.5
Warner Robins 90 $50500 0.93
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