Dental Hygienist Schools
In Council Bluffs, Iowa

Dental Hygienist faculty can choose to work at only one dental hygienist school in Council Bluffs. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in dental hygienist in the city of Council Bluffs, which encompasses dental hygienist training at the dental hygienist associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Council Bluffs Vs. Iowa Dental Hygienist Employment

Council Bluffs 380
Iowa 1,890

Exactly 380 of the 1,890 dental hygienists employed in Iowa, work in Council Bluffs. The number of dental hygienists in Council Bluffs has grown by 23% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of dental hygienists in Council Bluffs has increased, overall employment in Council Bluffs has also increased.

Council Bluffs Vs. Iowa Dental Hygienist employment growth

1,930 2,050 1,870 1,860 1,890
310 320 340 410 380
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Iowa
  • Dark Yellow: Council Bluffs

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Council Bluffs

$65,200 $70,600 $68,140 $67,910 $65,470
$37,010 $37,750 $38,640 $40,000 $41,110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Council Bluffs
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Council Bluffs

As the number of dental hygienists in Council Bluffs has grown, salaries for dental hygienists have also increased. Council Bluffs dental hygienists made $65,470 per year, on average, in 2010. Dental hygienists in Council Bluffs made a yearly average salary of $65,200, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Council Bluffs.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Council Bluffs

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Council Bluffs dental hygienists earn a median yearly salary of $65,970. The difference in pay between the dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 43%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $54,660 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $78,430 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Council Bluffs

Public Health
Dental Hygienist
Health Science

On average dental hygienist salaries in Council Bluffs are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Council Bluffs


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

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Council Bluffs


Council Bluffs' dental hygienist school offers one dental hygienist degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Council Bluffs


In 2010 approximately 20 students completed dental hygienist courses.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Council Bluffs, Iowa

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