Dental Hygienist Schools
In Newark, New Jersey

There are 2 dental hygienist schools in Newark for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the dental hygienist academic community in Newark, and the future trends. Academia in dental hygienist includes dental hygienist training at the dental hygienist associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Newark Vs. New Jersey Dental Hygienist Employment

Newark 1,090
New Jersey 4,560

Exactly 1,090 of New Jersey's 4,560 dental hygienists work in Newark. Between 2006 and 2010, in Newark, there has been a 12% growth in the number of dental hygienists. As the employment for dental hygienists in Newark has increased, overall employment in Newark has also increased.

Newark Vs. New Jersey Dental Hygienist employment growth

4,910 5,070 4,650 4,530 4,560
970 1,120 1,040 1,070 1,090
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Jersey
  • Dark Yellow: Newark

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Newark

$71,980 $77,530 $78,890 $82,560 $80,590
$47,640 $49,050 $50,680 $52,760 $53,550
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Newark
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Newark

Salaries for dental hygienists in Newark have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $80,590 per year was earned by dental hygienists in Newark. Dental hygienists in Newark made a yearly average salary of $71,980, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Newark.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Newark

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90th percentile

Dental hygienists make a median salary of $81,490 per year in Newark. The difference in pay between the dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 44%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $65,730 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $94,480 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Newark

Public Health
Health Science
Dental Hygienist

On average dental hygienist salaries in Newark are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Newark


There are 2 accredited dental hygienist schools in the city. Many of Newark's dental hygienists are graduates of one of these schools.

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Newark


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

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Newark


In 2010 approximately 34 students graduated from dental hygienist courses.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Newark, New Jersey

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