North Carolina Dental Hygienist Schools and Career Information

Career Information for Dental Hygienists in North Carolina

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Fast Facts for Dental Hygienists in North Carolina

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Jacksonville, Rocky Mount and Goldsboro
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Charlotte, Greenville and Greensboro
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Charlotte, Raleigh and Greensboro

Salaries for Dental Hygienists in North Carolina

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Winston-Salem, Wilmington and Charlotte

Schools for Dental Hygienists in North Carolina are listed below.

Selected Dental Hygienist Schools in North Carolina

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More North Carolina Dental Hygienist Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College Asheville Associate 6,408
Cape Fear Community College Wilmington Associate 7,570
Catawba Valley Community College Hickory Associate 4,765
Central Piedmont Community College Charlotte Associate 18,052
Coastal Carolina Community College Jacksonville Associate 4,349
Durham Technical Community College Durham Associate 5,170
Fayetteville Technical Community College Fayetteville Associate 9,063
Forsyth Technical Community College Winston Salem Associate 7,276
Guilford Technical Community College Jamestown Associate 10,571
Halifax Community College Weldon Associate 1,142
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chapel Hill Doctorate & First Professional 28,136
Wake Technical Community College Raleigh Associate 12,238
Wayne Community College Goldsboro Associate 2,988

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Dental Hygienists

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

North Carolina

Asheville 360 $54420 1.37
Fayetteville 210 $65130 1.16
Goldsboro 80 $65560 1.35
Greensboro 610 $60570 1.19
High Point 610 $60570 1.19
Greenville 90 $62870 0.87
Hickory 180 $67170 0.83
Lenoir 180 $67170 0.83
Morganton 180 $67170 0.83
Jacksonville 80 $58750 1.22
Burlington 130 $73130 1.6
Durham 300 $73580 0.71
Chapel Hill 300 $73580 0.71
Raleigh 870 $69510 1.06
Rocky Mount 0 $59360 0
New Bern 80 $65850 1.21
Wilmington 0 $72380 0
Winston 440 $70590 1.18
Salem 440 $70590 1.18
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