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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

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More North Carolina 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
Total Enrollment
Chapel Hill
Doctorate
29,911
Raleigh
Associates
22,494
Charlotte
Associates
19,100
Fayetteville
Associates
11,660
Jamestown
Associates
10,072
Wilmington
Associates
8,317
Winston-Salem
Associates
7,756
Asheville
Associates
7,262
Durham
Associates
5,415
Sanford
Associates
5,188
Hickory
Associates
4,827
Jacksonville
Associates
4,030
Goldsboro
Associates
3,426
Weldon
Associates
1,113
Grantsboro
Associates
462

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. 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® 23.1 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
Asheville410 $62,040
Jacksonville60 $59,860
Burlington120 $72,140
Durham-Chapel Hill320 $68,870
Fayetteville220 $67,120
Goldsboro70 $72,970
Greensboro-High Point570 $67,090
Greenville80 $59,140
Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton160 $64,730
New Bern70 $71,280
Raleigh950 $71,690
Rocky Mount80 $65,570
Wilmington300 $63,700
Winston-Salem280 $74,790

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