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Dental Hygienist Schools
In Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

There is only one dental hygienist school in Bethlehem for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the dental hygienist academic community in Bethlehem, and the future trends. Academia in dental hygienist includes dental hygienist training at the dental hygienist associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Bethlehem Vs. Pennsylvania Dental Hygienist Employment

Bethlehem 650
Pennsylvania 8,290

Exactly 650 of Pennsylvania's 8,290 dental hygienists work in Bethlehem. The number of dental hygienists in Bethlehem has grown by 41% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Bethlehem has also increased.

Bethlehem Vs. Pennsylvania Dental Hygienist employment growth

7,130 6,800 7,330 7,400 8,290
460 460 510 600 650
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Bethlehem

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Bethlehem

$51,840 $54,390 $55,010 $57,730 $63,820
$37,440 $38,410 $39,810 $40,780 $42,390
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Bethlehem
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Bethlehem

As the number of dental hygienists in Bethlehem has grown, salaries for dental hygienists have also increased. Bethlehem dental hygienists made $63,820 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for dental hygienists in Bethlehem was $51,840 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Bethlehem.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Bethlehem

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Dental hygienists in Bethlehem make a median yearly salary of $65,500. The difference in pay between the dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 84%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $44,170 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $81,420 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Bethlehem

Public Health
Dental Hygienist
Health Science

Dental hygienist salaries in Bethlehem are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Bethlehem


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

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Bethlehem


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

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Bethlehem


In 2010 approximately 34 students graduated from dental hygienist courses.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

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