Dental Hygienist Schools
In Fort Dodge, Iowa

There is only one dental hygienist school in Fort Dodge for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the dental hygienist academic community in Fort Dodge, and the future trends. Academia in dental hygienist includes dental hygienist training at the dental hygienist associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Fort Dodge Vs. Iowa Dental Hygienist Employment

Fort Dodge 90
Iowa 1,890

Exactly 90 of Iowa's 1,890 dental hygienists work in Fort Dodge. The number of dental hygienists in Fort Dodge has shrunk by 10% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Fort Dodge has increased.

Fort Dodge Vs. Iowa Dental Hygienist employment growth

1,930 2,050 1,870 1,860 1,890
100 140 120 No data 90
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Iowa
  • Dark Yellow: Fort Dodge

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Fort Dodge

$63,100 $62,560 $62,360 No data $67,080
$29,490 $30,950 $31,930 No data $33,610
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Fort Dodge
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fort Dodge

In Fort Dodge, salaries for dental hygienists have increased. In 2010 dental hygienists in Fort Dodge reportedly earned an average salary of $67,080 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, dental hygienists in Fort Dodge made an average salary of $63,100 per year. The growth in the salary of dental hygienists in Fort Dodge is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Fort Dodge

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Fort Dodge dental hygienists earn a median yearly salary of $66,590. The 10% of dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $54,230 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $86,520 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Fort Dodge

Public Health
Health Science
Dental Hygienist

On average dental hygienists in Fort Dodge earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Fort Dodge.

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Fort Dodge


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

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Fort Dodge


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

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Fort Dodge


Approximately 12 students graduated from dental hygienist courses in 2010.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Fort Dodge, Iowa

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