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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

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More Georgia Dental Hygienist Schools

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

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Atlanta
Associates
18,727
Augusta
Doctorate
7,938
Warner Robins
Associates
7,762
Morrow
Masters
6,996
Waco
Associates
6,743
Rome
Bachelors
6,013
Athens
Associates
4,210
Albany
Bachelors
4,120
Valdosta
Associates
3,939
Savannah
Associates
3,938
Atlanta
Associates
3,775
Oakwood
Associates
3,626
Columbus
Associates
3,228
Vidalia
Associates
1,563
Smyrna
Associates
652
Cuthbert
Associates
276

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. 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
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Athens-Clarke County150 $52,040
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell3840 $69,390
Albany120 $53,180
Macon200 $52,790
Rome70 $61,340
Savannah300 $59,740
Valdosta70 $54,660
Warner Robins130 $60,270
BrunswickN/A $
DaltonN/A $70,540
Gainesville130 $59,640

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