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Dental Hygienist Schools
In Buffalo, New York

In Buffalo, there is only one dental hygienist school where dental hygienist faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in dental hygienist in the city of Buffalo, which encompasses dental hygienist training at the dental hygienist associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Buffalo Vs. New York Dental Hygienist Employment

Buffalo 1,060
New York 9,710

Exactly 1,060 of New York's 9,710 dental hygienists work in Buffalo. Between 2006 and 2010, in Buffalo, there has been a 26% growth in the number of dental hygienists. As the number of dental hygienists in Buffalo has increased, overall employment in Buffalo has also increased.

Buffalo Vs. New York Dental Hygienist employment growth

9,270 9,960 10,670 10,760 9,710
840 820 810 1,000 1,060
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Buffalo

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Buffalo

$45,760 $47,720 $51,900 $53,680 $51,310
$37,400 $38,640 $40,170 $40,960 $42,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Buffalo
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Buffalo

Salaries for dental hygienists in Buffalo have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $51,310 per year was earned by dental hygienists in Buffalo. Dental hygienists in Buffalo made a yearly average salary of $45,760, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of dental hygienists in Buffalo is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Buffalo

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Dental hygienists make a median salary of $51,400 per year in Buffalo. The 10% of dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $40,430 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $64,060 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Buffalo

Dental Hygienist
Public Health
Health Science

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

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Buffalo


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

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Buffalo


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

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Buffalo


In 2010 approximately 49 students completed dental hygienist courses.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Buffalo, New York

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