Texas Dental Hygienist Schools and Career Information

Career Information for Dental Hygienists in Texas

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Fast Facts for Dental Hygienists in Texas

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Victoria, Texarkana and Beaumont
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: McAllen, El Paso and Amarillo
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Houston, Dallas and San Antonio

Salaries for Dental Hygienists in Texas

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Austin, Killeen and Fort Worth

Schools for Dental Hygienists in Texas are listed below.

Selected Dental Hygienist Schools in Texas

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  • Programs: Dental Assistant Certificate
  • Degrees: Certificate
Brightwood College
Arlington, Beaumont, Corpus Christi, McAllen

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  • Programs: Dental Assistant
  • Degrees: Diploma
Milan Institute

Prepare for an exciting new career at the Milan Institute.

  • Programs: Dental Assistant
  • Degrees: Diploma
South Texas Vocational Technical Institute
Corpus Christi, McAllen, Weslaco

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  • Programs: Dental Assisting
  • Degrees: Diploma
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More Texas Dental Hygienist Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Amarillo College Amarillo Associate 10,387
Austin Community College District Austin Associate 33,508
Blinn College Brenham Associate 14,589
Coastal Bend College Beeville Associate 3,196
Colin College Plano Associate 20,143
Del Mar College Corpus Christi Associate 11,167
El Paso Community College El Paso Associate 25,023
Howard College Big Spring Associate 3,329
Lamar Institute of Technology Beaumont Associate 2,590
Lee College Baytown Associate 5,856
Lone Star College System The Woodlands Associate 39,756
Midwestern State University Wichita Falls Masters 6,027
Navarro College Corsicana Associate 7,560
Northeast Texas Community College Mount Pleasant Associate 1,010
San Antonio College San Antonio Associate 19,819
Southwest Collegiate Institute for the Deaf Big Spring Associate 119
Tarrant County College Fort Worth Associate 37,948
Temple College Temple Associate 4,787
Texas A&M Health Science Center College Station Doctorate 1,432
Texas State Technical College Harlingen Harlingen Associate 4,957
Texas Woman's University Denton Doctorate 12,168
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Houston Doctorate & First Professional 3,774
The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio San Antonio Doctorate & First Professional 2,868
Tyler Junior College Tyler Associate 8,217
Wharton County Junior College Wharton Associate 5,892

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Dental Hygienists

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


Abilene 100 $74260 1.01
Amarillo 110 $71000 0.64
Austin 1090 $74910 0.8
Round Rock 1090 $74910 0.8
Houston 2610 $73890 0.61
The Woodlands 2610 $73890 0.61
Sugar Land 2610 $73890 0.61
Beaumont 190 $68480 0.81
Port Arthur 190 $68480 0.81
Brownsville 90 $57750 0.48
Harlingen 90 $57750 0.48
College Station 90 $70570 0.64
Bryan 90 $70570 0.64
Corpus Christi 280 $69400 1.03
Dallas 4300 $75650 0.9
Fort Worth 4300 $75650 0.9
Arlington 4300 $75650 0.9
El Paso 370 $61620 0.88
San Antonio 1530 $70310 1.11
New Braunfels 1530 $70310 1.11
Laredo 0 $72710 0
Longview 110 $69720 0.75
Lubbock 160 $59420 0.8
McAllen 340 $66430 0.96
Edinburg 340 $66430 0.96
Mission 340 $66430 0.96
Midland 120 $72610 0.86
Killeen 80 $77090 0.4
Temple 80 $77090 0.4
Sherman 40 $80970 0.56
Denison 40 $80970 0.56
Tyler 180 $70800 1.26
Victoria 0 $62170 0
Waco 0 $72140 0
Wichita Falls 0 $72380 0
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