Dental Hygienist Schools
In Morgantown, West Virginia

The city of Morgantown has only one school where dental hygienist faculty can find employment. The trends in Morgantown's dental hygienist academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes dental hygienist training at the dental hygienist bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Morgantown Vs. West Virginia Dental Hygienist Employment

Morgantown 50
West Virginia 820

Exactly 50 of West Virginia's 820 dental hygienists work in Morgantown. Between 2006 and 2010, in Morgantown, there has been a 37% decline in the number of dental hygienists. As the number of dental hygienists in Morgantown has decreased, overall employment in Morgantown has increased.

Morgantown Vs. West Virginia Dental Hygienist employment growth

910 890 870 810 820
80 60 60 No data 50
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: West Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Morgantown

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Morgantown

$47,320 $48,710 $52,070 $50,230 $48,650
$33,040 $34,010 $35,360 $36,540 $36,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Morgantown
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Morgantown

As the number of dental hygienists in Morgantown has shrunk, salaries for dental hygienists have increased. Morgantown dental hygienists made $48,650 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, dental hygienists in Morgantown made an average salary of $47,320 per year. The growth in the salary of dental hygienists in Morgantown is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Morgantown

10th percentile
$38,350
25th percentile
$42,130
50th percentile
$47,020
75th percentile
$54,230
90th percentile
$60,670

Morgantown dental hygienists earn a median yearly salary of $47,020. The difference in pay between the dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 58%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $38,350 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $60,670 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Morgantown

Dental Hygienist
$48,650
Health Science
$54,707
Public Health
$56,430

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

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Morgantown

1

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

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Morgantown

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in dental hygienist offered by Morgantown's dental hygienist school.

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Morgantown

associate
0
bachelor
23
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total23

In 2010 approximately 23 students graduated from dental hygienist courses.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Morgantown, West Virginia

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