Dental Hygienist Schools
In West Haven, Connecticut

There is only one dental hygienist school in West Haven for faculty to choose from. The trends in West Haven'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:


Statistics

Professional Trends

West Haven Vs. Connecticut Dental Hygienist Employment

West Haven 590
Connecticut 3,030

Of the 3,030 dental hygienists employed in Connecticut, 590 work in West Haven. There has been a 16% growth in the number of dental hygienists in West Haven between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of dental hygienists in West Haven has increased, overall employment in West Haven has also increased.

West Haven Vs. Connecticut Dental Hygienist employment growth

2,870 2,750 2,970 2,770 3,030
510 440 460 410 590
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Connecticut
  • Dark Yellow: West Haven

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in West Haven

$59,940 $64,750 $70,220 $69,410 $98,090
$44,620 $45,930 $47,900 $49,380 $50,680
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in West Haven
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in West Haven

In West Haven, salaries for dental hygienists have increased. West Haven dental hygienists made $98,090 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for dental hygienists in West Haven was $59,940 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in West Haven.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in West Haven

10th percentile
$68,160
25th percentile
$77,160
50th percentile
$87,280
75th percentile
$110,100
90th percentile
$132,920

Dental hygienists in West Haven make a median yearly salary of $87,280. The 10% of dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $68,160 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 95% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in West Haven

Health Science
$78,393
Public Health
$80,400
Dental Hygienist
$98,090

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

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in West Haven

1

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

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In West Haven

associate
1
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

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

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In West Haven

associate
33
bachelor
13
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total46

Approximately 46 students completed dental hygienist courses in 2010.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in West Haven, Connecticut

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