Dental Hygienist Schools
In Vancouver, Washington

Dental Hygienist faculty can choose to work at only one dental hygienist school in Vancouver. The trends in Vancouver's dental hygienist academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes dental hygienist training at the dental hygienist associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Vancouver Vs. Washington Dental Hygienist Employment

Vancouver 1,800
Washington 5,170

Exactly 1,800 of the 5,170 dental hygienists employed in Washington State, work in Vancouver. Between 2006 and 2010, in Vancouver, there has been a 1% growth in the number of dental hygienists. Overall employment in Vancouver has also increased.

Vancouver Vs. Washington Dental Hygienist employment growth

5,110 5,210 5,180 4,650 5,170
1,790 1,940 2,120 1,590 1,800
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Vancouver

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Vancouver

$72,810 $75,180 $77,600 $78,730 $78,570
$41,750 $43,370 $45,060 $46,080 $46,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Vancouver
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Vancouver

Salaries for dental hygienists in Vancouver have increased. In 2010 Vancouver dental hygienists earned an average yearly salary of $78,570. Four years earlier in 2006, dental hygienists in Vancouver made an average salary of $72,810 per year. The growth in the salary of dental hygienists in Vancouver is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Vancouver

10th percentile
$64,500
25th percentile
$70,940
50th percentile
$79,480
75th percentile
$88,200
90th percentile
$94,180

Vancouver dental hygienists earn a median yearly salary of $79,480. The difference in pay between the dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 46%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $64,500 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $94,180 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Vancouver

Public Health
$71,037
Health Science
$72,881
Dental Hygienist
$78,570

Dental hygienist salaries in Vancouver are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Vancouver

1

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

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Vancouver

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Vancouver

associate
23
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total23

Approximately 23 students graduated from dental hygienist courses in 2010.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Vancouver, Washington

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