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Dental Hygienist Schools
In Benton Harbor, Michigan

Dental Hygienist faculty can choose to work at only one dental hygienist school in Benton Harbor. The trends in Benton Harbor'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 certificate level.


Professional Trends

Benton Harbor Vs. Michigan Dental Hygienist Employment

Benton Harbor 110
Michigan 8,570

Of the 8,570 dental hygienists employed in Michigan, 110 work in Benton Harbor. There has been a 57% growth in the number of dental hygienists in Benton Harbor between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of dental hygienists in Benton Harbor has increased, overall employment in Benton Harbor has also increased.

Benton Harbor Vs. Michigan Dental Hygienist employment growth

8,480 8,630 8,830 8,970 8,570
70 90 90 100 110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Benton Harbor

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Benton Harbor

$64,430 $66,020 $65,810 $59,470 $60,170
$36,380 $38,310 $39,790 $38,810 $39,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Benton Harbor
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Benton Harbor

Salaries for dental hygienists in Benton Harbor have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $60,170 per year was earned by dental hygienists in Benton Harbor. Dental hygienists in Benton Harbor made a yearly average salary of $64,430, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Benton Harbor.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Benton Harbor

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Dental hygienists make a median salary of $59,790 per year in Benton Harbor. The 10% of dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $50,910 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $72,000 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Benton Harbor

Dental Hygienist
Public Health
Health Science

On average dental hygienists in Benton Harbor earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Benton Harbor.

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Benton Harbor


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

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Benton Harbor

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Benton Harbor's dental hygienist school offers one dental hygienist degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Benton Harbor

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Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Benton Harbor, Michigan

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