Missouri Dental Hygienist Schools and Career Information

Career Information for Dental Hygienists in Missouri

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Fast Facts for Dental Hygienists in Missouri

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Joplin, Springfield and Kansas City
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: St. Joseph, St. Louis and Columbia
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: St. Louis, Kansas City and Springfield

Salaries for Dental Hygienists in Missouri

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Kansas City, Columbia and St. Louis

Schools for Dental Hygienists in Missouri are listed below.

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More Missouri Dental Hygienist Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Missouri Southern State University Joplin Masters 5,593
Ozarks Technical Community College Springfield Associate 10,250
Saint Louis Community College-Forest Park Saint Louis Associate 7,230
State Fair Community College Sedalia Associate 3,306
University of Missouri-Kansas City Kansas City Doctorate 14,442

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Dental Hygienists

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


Jefferson City 40 $72860 0.41
Columbia 180 $78470 1.34
Joplin 120 $62800 1.08
Springfield 290 $69970 1.03
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