Dental Hygienist Schools
In Raleigh, North Carolina

There is only one dental hygienist school in Raleigh for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in dental hygienist in the city of Raleigh, which encompasses dental hygienist training at the dental hygienist associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Raleigh Vs. North Carolina Dental Hygienist Employment

Raleigh 750
North Carolina 5,670

Exactly 750 of North Carolina's 5,670 dental hygienists work in Raleigh. Between 2006 and 2010, in Raleigh, there has been a 32% growth in the number of dental hygienists. Overall employment in Raleigh has decreased.

Raleigh Vs. North Carolina Dental Hygienist employment growth

5,040 5,020 5,170 5,270 5,670
570 640 770 770 750
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Raleigh

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Raleigh

$65,750 $66,400 $64,330 $63,020 $59,750
$39,370 $40,840 $42,170 $43,370 $44,810
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Raleigh
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Raleigh

Salaries for dental hygienists in Raleigh have decreased. In 2010 Raleigh dental hygienists earned an average yearly salary of $59,750. The average salary for dental hygienists in Raleigh was $65,750 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of dental hygienists in Raleigh is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Raleigh

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90th percentile

Dental hygienists in Raleigh earn a median salary of $59,460 per year. The difference in pay between the dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 73%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $44,020 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $76,030 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Raleigh

Dental Hygienist
Public Health
Health Science

Dental hygienist salaries in Raleigh are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Raleigh


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

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Raleigh


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

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Raleigh


In 2010 approximately 19 students completed dental hygienist courses.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Raleigh, North Carolina

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