Dental Hygienist Schools
In Winston-Salem, North Carolina

The city of Winston-Salem has only one school where dental hygienist faculty can find employment. The trends in Winston-Salem'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.


Professional Trends

Winston-Salem Vs. North Carolina Dental Hygienist Employment

Winston-Salem 290
North Carolina 5,670

Exactly 290 of the 5,670 dental hygienists employed in North Carolina, work in Winston-Salem. There has been a 26% growth in the number of dental hygienists in Winston-Salem between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for dental hygienists in Winston-Salem has increased, overall employment in Winston-Salem has also increased.

Winston-Salem Vs. North Carolina Dental Hygienist employment growth

5,040 5,020 5,170 5,270 5,670
230 270 340 350 290
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Winston-Salem

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Winston-Salem

$62,710 $64,100 $66,600 $67,100 $68,990
$36,480 $38,170 $39,060 $39,980 $40,820
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Winston-Salem
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Winston-Salem

In Winston-Salem, salaries for dental hygienists have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $68,990 per year was earned by dental hygienists in Winston-Salem. Four years earlier in 2006, dental hygienists in Winston-Salem made an average salary of $62,710 per year. The growth in the salary of dental hygienists in Winston-Salem is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Winston-Salem

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Dental hygienists in Winston-Salem earn a median salary of $69,880 per year. The 10% of dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $54,680 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 55% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Winston-Salem

Public Health
Health Science
Dental Hygienist

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

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Winston-Salem


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

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Winston-Salem


Winston-Salem's dental hygienist school offers one dental hygienist degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Winston-Salem


In 2010 approximately 7 students completed dental hygienist courses.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Winston-Salem, North Carolina

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