Dental Hygienist Schools
In Sacramento, California

In Sacramento, there are 2 dental hygienist schools where dental hygienist faculty can find employment. The trends in Sacramento's dental hygienist academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes dental hygienist training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Sacramento Vs. California Dental Hygienist Employment

Sacramento 1,690
California 18,050

Exactly 1,690 of California's 18,050 dental hygienists work in Sacramento. There has been a 24% growth in the number of dental hygienists in Sacramento between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Sacramento has decreased.

Sacramento Vs. California Dental Hygienist employment growth

22,290 18,210 18,890 18,340 18,050
1,360 1,280 1,450 1,810 1,690
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Sacramento

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Sacramento

$76,180 $77,980 $85,620 $92,240 $97,190
$43,640 $45,010 $46,980 $48,580 $50,090
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Sacramento
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Sacramento

Salaries for dental hygienists in Sacramento have increased. In 2010 Sacramento dental hygienists earned an average yearly salary of $97,190. Four years earlier in 2006, dental hygienists in Sacramento made an average salary of $76,180 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Sacramento.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Sacramento

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Sacramento dental hygienists earn a median yearly salary of $96,990. The 10% of dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $74,010 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $117,270 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Sacramento

Public Health
Health Science
Dental Hygienist

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

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Sacramento


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

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Sacramento


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

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Sacramento


In 2010 approximately 50 students completed dental hygienist courses.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Sacramento, California

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