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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

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More Alabama Dental Hygienist Schools

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

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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. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 22.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Annual Median Salary
Auburn-Opelika80 $39,590
Anniston-Oxford-Jacksonville80 $41,700
Mobile310 $44,590
MontgomeryN/A $49,360
Tuscaloosa150 $51,360
Huntsville390 $46,840
Daphne-Fairhope-Foley140 $45,220
Decatur140 $46,120
Dothan130 $49,350
Birmingham-Hoover1040 $47,270
Florence-Muscle Shoals100 $41,970
Gadsden50 $44,910

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