Dental Hygienist Schools
In Erie, Pennsylvania

There is only one dental hygienist school in Erie for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in dental hygienist in the city of Erie, which encompasses dental hygienist training at the dental hygienist associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Erie Vs. Pennsylvania Dental Hygienist Employment

Erie 230
Pennsylvania 8,290

Of the 8,290 dental hygienists employed in Pennsylvania, 230 work in Erie. There has been a 64% growth in the number of dental hygienists in Erie between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Erie has also increased.

Erie Vs. Pennsylvania Dental Hygienist employment growth

7,130 6,800 7,330 7,400 8,290
140 80 No data No data 230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Erie

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Erie

$49,000 $51,180 $52,750 $55,670 $52,080
$33,270 $34,330 $35,000 $36,220 $36,800
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Erie
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Erie

In Erie, salaries for dental hygienists have increased. In 2010 Erie dental hygienists earned an average yearly salary of $52,080. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for dental hygienists in Erie was $49,000 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Erie.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Erie

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Dental hygienists in Erie earn a median salary of $53,800 per year. The 10% of dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $37,640 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $60,220 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Erie

Public Health
Dental Hygienist
Health Science

Dental hygienist salaries in Erie are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Erie


Many of Erie's dental hygienists are graduates of the only accredited dental hygienist school in the city.

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Erie


Erie's dental hygienist school offers one dental hygienist degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Erie


Approximately 22 students graduated from dental hygienist courses in 2010.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Erie, Pennsylvania

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The number of dental hygienist faculty, growth in the field of dental hygienist academia and dental hygienist faculty salaries in Erie, is all data we are currently in the process of collecting. If you are involved in teaching dental hygienist courses to students at the associates degree in dental hygienist level, please take a moment to anonymously submit your information to help us build a valuable database resource for the benefit of current and future faculty in the field of dental hygienist in Erie. The data we have gathered thus far will be available for you to view once you have submitted your information.


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