Dental Hygienist Schools
In Fort Wayne, Indiana

In Fort Wayne, there is only one dental hygienist school where dental hygienist faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the dental hygienist academic community in Fort Wayne, and the future trends. Academia in dental hygienist includes dental hygienist training at the dental hygienist associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Fort Wayne Vs. Indiana Dental Hygienist Employment

Fort Wayne 380
Indiana 3,660

Exactly 380 of the 3,660 dental hygienists employed in Indiana, work in Fort Wayne. There has been a 19% growth in the number of dental hygienists in Fort Wayne between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of dental hygienists in Fort Wayne has increased, overall employment in Fort Wayne has decreased.

Fort Wayne Vs. Indiana Dental Hygienist employment growth

4,140 4,010 3,990 3,980 3,660
320 300 410 420 380
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Indiana
  • Dark Yellow: Fort Wayne

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Fort Wayne

$50,940 $54,340 $53,250 $53,840 $54,120
$35,530 $37,080 $38,250 $38,930 $38,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Fort Wayne
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fort Wayne

In Fort Wayne, salaries for dental hygienists have increased. In 2010 dental hygienists in Fort Wayne reportedly earned an average salary of $54,120 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for dental hygienists in Fort Wayne was $50,940 per year. The growth in the salary of dental hygienists in Fort Wayne is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Fort Wayne

10th percentile
$38,370
25th percentile
$46,070
50th percentile
$54,770
75th percentile
$62,120
90th percentile
$70,560

Dental hygienists in Fort Wayne make a median yearly salary of $54,770. The difference in pay between the dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 84%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $38,370 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $70,560 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Fort Wayne

Dental Hygienist
$54,120
Public Health
$54,167
Health Science
$60,227

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

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Fort Wayne

1

There is only one accredited dental hygienist school in the city. Many of Fort Wayne's dental hygienists are graduates of this school.

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Fort Wayne

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Fort Wayne

associate
29
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total29

Approximately 29 students graduated from dental hygienist courses in 2010.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Fort Wayne, Indiana

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