Dental Hygienist Schools
In Louisville, Kentucky

Dental Hygienist faculty can choose to work at only one dental hygienist school in Louisville. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in dental hygienist in the city of Louisville, which encompasses dental hygienist training at the dental hygienist bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Louisville Vs. Kentucky Dental Hygienist Employment

Louisville 590
Kentucky 1,690

Exactly 590 of the 1,690 dental hygienists employed in Kentucky, work in Louisville. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of dental hygienists in Louisville has shrunk by 2%. As the number of dental hygienists in Louisville has decreased, overall employment in Louisville has increased.

Louisville Vs. Kentucky Dental Hygienist employment growth

1,800 1,720 1,790 1,610 1,690
600 630 780 670 590
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Louisville

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Louisville

$56,920 $58,090 $59,000 $59,540 $57,720
$35,730 $37,410 $38,920 $39,970 $40,320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Louisville
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Louisville

Salaries for dental hygienists in Louisville have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $57,720 per year was earned by dental hygienists in Louisville. Dental hygienists in Louisville made a yearly average salary of $56,920, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Louisville.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Louisville

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Louisville dental hygienists earn a median yearly salary of $61,660. The 10% of dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $29,600 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 148% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Louisville

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Dental Hygienist
Health Science

On average dental hygienists in Louisville earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Louisville.

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Louisville


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

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Louisville


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

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Louisville


Approximately 28 students completed dental hygienist courses in 2010.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Louisville, Kentucky

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