Dental Hygienist Schools
In Barnstable, Massachusetts

In Barnstable, there is only one dental hygienist school where dental hygienist faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of dental hygienist and dental hygienist education in Barnstable, which includes dental hygienist training at the dental hygienist associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Barnstable Vs. Massachusetts Dental Hygienist Employment

Barnstable 400
Massachusetts 5,850

Exactly 400 of the 5,850 dental hygienists employed in Massachusetts, work in Barnstable. There has been a 18% growth in the number of dental hygienists in Barnstable between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of dental hygienists in Barnstable has increased, overall employment in Barnstable has also increased.

Barnstable Vs. Massachusetts Dental Hygienist employment growth

5,480 5,800 5,570 5,890 5,850
340 210 310 410 400
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Barnstable

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Barnstable

$67,550 $62,690 $74,120 $83,420 $82,430
$39,750 $40,820 $42,580 $43,040 $44,320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Barnstable
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Barnstable

As the number of dental hygienists in Barnstable has grown, salaries for dental hygienists have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $82,430 per year was earned by dental hygienists in Barnstable. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for dental hygienists in Barnstable was $67,550 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Barnstable.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Barnstable

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Barnstable dental hygienists earn a median yearly salary of $84,280. The difference in pay between the dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 51%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $65,960 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $99,610 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Barnstable

Health Science
Public Health
Dental Hygienist

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

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Barnstable


There is only one accredited dental hygienist school in the city. Many of Barnstable's dental hygienists are graduates of this school.

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Barnstable


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

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Barnstable


Approximately 20 students graduated from dental hygienist courses in 2010.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Barnstable, Massachusetts

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