Dental Hygienist Schools In Ohio

Dental Hygienist classes faculty can choose to work at one of 12 accredited dental hygienist schools in Ohio. The trends in Ohio's dental hygienist academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in dental hygienist includes dental hygienist training at the following levels:

  • Dental Hygienist Certificate
  • Associates degree in Dental Hygienist
  • Bachelors degree in Dental Hygienist


Schools

  1. University of Cincinnati-Raymond Walters College

    9555 Plainfield Rd, Blue Ash, Ohio 45236-1096

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  2. Columbus State Community College

    550 E Spring St, Columbus, Ohio 43215

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  3. Cuyahoga Community College District

    700 Carnegie Ave, Cleveland, Ohio 44115-2878

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  4. Lakeland Community College

    7700 Clocktower Drive, Kirtland, Ohio 44094-5198

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  5. James A Rhodes State College

    4240 Campus Dr, Lima, Ohio 45804

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  6. Lorain County Community College

    1005 North Abbe Rd, Elyria, Ohio 44035-1691

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  7. Ohio State University-Main Campus

    190 N. Oval Mall, Columbus, Ohio 43210

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  8. Owens Community College

    30335 Oregon Rd, Perrysburg, Ohio 43551

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  9. Shawnee State University

    940 Second St, Portsmouth, Ohio 45662

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  10. Sinclair Community College

    444 W. Third St., Dayton, Ohio 45402-1460

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  11. Stark State College of Technology

    6200 Frank Ave NW, North Canton, Ohio 44720

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  12. Youngstown State University

    One University Plaza, Youngstown, Ohio 44555-0001

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Ohio Vs. National Dental Hygienist Employment

Ohio 7,640
National 177,520

Of all of the dental hygienists that work in the US, approximately 4% work in Ohio state.

Employment Growth for Dental hygienists In Ohio

6,300 6,840 7,000 7,100 7,640
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Ohio, dental hygienist is a growing field. In 2010 there were 1,340 more dental hygienists working in Ohio than there were in 2006. This represents a 21% growth in the field. This is faster than the trend for dental hygienists around the US. Nationally, the number of dental hygienists has grown by 7% between 2006 and 2010.

Dental Hygienist VS. All Professions salaries in Ohio

$58,250 $61,260 $61,580 $62,030 $61,350
$44,230 $45,388 $47,259 $48,341 $48,873
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Ohio, as the number of dental hygienists is growing, the salaries earned by dental hygienists are increasing. The mean salary for dental hygienists in 2006 was $58,250 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $61,350 per year.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Ohio

10th percentile
$48,230
25th percentile
$54,480
50th percentile
$62,530
75th percentile
$69,610
90th percentile
$74,540

Thus, there was a 5% growth in dental hygienists' salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. There is a 55% pay differential between the highest paid dental hygienists and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of dental hygienist in Ohio.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Ohio

Dental Hygienist
$61,350
Health Science
$68,861
Public Health
$59,457

In Ohio, dental hygienists make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist programs available for each degree type for all schools in Ohio

associate
11
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total13

As the number of dental hygienists is increasing in Ohio state, the number of students graduating from the 12 accredited dental hygienist schools in Ohio state is decreasing. In Ohio, there were 244 graduates in 2006. And there were 216 graduates from dental hygienist courses in 2010.

This represents a 11% decrease in the number of dental hygienist degree or certificate school graduates in Ohio state. 85% of these graduates received a associate's degree in dental hygienist.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Ohio

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