Dental Hygienist Schools
In Pleasant Hill, California

There is only one dental hygienist school in Pleasant Hill for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the dental hygienist academic community in Pleasant Hill, and the future trends. Academia in dental hygienist includes dental hygienist training at the following levels:


Statistics

Professional Trends

Pleasant Hill Vs. California Dental Hygienist Employment

Pleasant Hill 2,250
California 18,050

Of the 18,050 dental hygienists employed in California, 2,250 work in Pleasant Hill. The number of dental hygienists in Pleasant Hill has grown by 8% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for dental hygienists in Pleasant Hill has increased, overall employment in Pleasant Hill has also increased.

Pleasant Hill Vs. California Dental Hygienist employment growth

22,290 18,210 18,890 18,340 18,050
2,090 1,930 2,180 2,400 2,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Pleasant Hill

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Pleasant Hill

$85,520 $95,430 $97,950 $96,000 $97,340
$49,830 $51,220 $53,260 $54,590 $56,360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Pleasant Hill
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Pleasant Hill

As the number of dental hygienists in Pleasant Hill has grown, salaries for dental hygienists have also increased. In 2010 Pleasant Hill dental hygienists earned an average yearly salary of $97,340. Dental hygienists in Pleasant Hill made a yearly average salary of $85,520, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of dental hygienists in Pleasant Hill is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Pleasant Hill

10th percentile
$60,210
25th percentile
$70,290
50th percentile
$98,840
75th percentile
$115,880
90th percentile
$134,290

Dental hygienists in Pleasant Hill make a median yearly salary of $98,840. The difference in pay between the dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 123%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $60,210 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $134,290 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Pleasant Hill

Public Health
$76,213
Health Science
$84,540
Dental Hygienist
$97,340

Pleasant Hill dental hygienists have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Pleasant Hill

1

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

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Pleasant Hill

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in dental hygienist offered by Pleasant Hill's dental hygienist schools.

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Pleasant Hill

associate
8
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
13
Total21

Approximately 21 students completed dental hygienist courses in 2010.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Pleasant Hill, California

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